Scholarships from China for Lanka
Ports, Aviation and Irrigation and Water Management Minister
Chamal Rajapaksa with China’s Deputy Transport Minister Gao
The Government of China will initiate a program to award scholarships
to employees engaged in Ports and Aviation to provide further training.
Ten employees in the local field of ports and aviation will be
awarded an opportunity to go to China and study in the related field.
Scholarships are granted to seven employees of ports and three
employees of aviation. Deputy Transport Minister of China Gao Hongfeng
and Ports, Aviation and Irrigation and Water Management Minister Chamal
Rajapaksa had a discussion regarding this at a meeting at the Ports and
They also discussed the second phase of the construction work of the
Port of Hambantota and declared that the Government of China is ready to
assist the construction of Phase two of the Port of Hambantota.