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The Finance Minister of New Zealand commends the strategic plan of Sri Lanka to increase investment opportunities.

Finance Minister of New Zealand Bill English has commended the strategic plan of Sri Lanka to increase investment opportunities. He said that the New Zealand government is ready to support Sri Lanka in terms of financial and economic progress. Bill English made these comments when he met Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe at Intercontinental hotel in Wellington this morning. He also said that the service of the New Zealand experts can be extended to Sri Lanka for financial reforms. The Prime Minister pointed out that the government is determined to handle the country's economy without causing any inconvenience to the general public. He also said that the country needs to get rid of debt burden. It was stressed to iron out irregularities in collection of taxes in Sri Lanka and importance of decrease in tax revenue.

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