Kanchana meets Qatari Energy officials


Minister of Power and Energy Kanchama Wijesekara met Minister of State for Energy Affairs and the President and CEO of Qatar Energy, Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, and Deputy Director General of the Qatar Fund for Development yesterday.

He met them to discuss the supply of Petroleum Products, LPG and LNG to Sri Lanka to overcome the energy crisis, with the assistance of Qatar Energy and the Qatar Development Fund.  The Minister also discussed possible credit line facility for Petroleum and Gas supply. He also said he was informed by the Qatari authorities that funds have been allocated for medical supplies and that they will consider the request for a credit facility in support of the IMF programme.