Sasakawa Centre to build nine-floor hq in Colombo


The Sasakawa Centre will construct a nine-floor headquarters equipped with modern facilities and ample space in Colombo 7.

The Nippon foundation of Japan has provided USD 9 million for the project. The Design Consortium has been commissioned to construct the Rs 3 billion building.

The ceremony to commence construction of the new office complex for Sasakama Trust’s, which was formed in 1987, took place on 31 May with Katsuki Kotaro, Charge D’affaires ad interim Embassy of Japan, representative of Yohei Sasakawa, chairman of the Nippon Foundation, Tilak De Zoysa, Chairman of Sasakawa Trust, Mahinda Saranapala, trustee project leader of Sasakawa, The board of trustees and architect Migara Alwis, Managing Director of Design Consortium International (Pvt) Ltd.