Sri Lanka, Feb. 22 -- For mobilizing domestic investment for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the Government needs to develop different schemes of blended finance, non-state budget investment financing, and collaborative financing schemes. For such a mix of investment to be attracted, 'the ease of doing business' in Sri Lanka needs to be improved significantly and policy consistency is an imperative.

The above was the main message delivered at the 'Private Sector Consultation on mobilizing Domestic Investments for SDGs" that was held on 17th February 2020 at the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce premises. Over 35 private sector representatives from banking, telecom, garments, agro industries, construction, food and beverage, leisure and ...