Minister Harin Fernando has announced that development projects which turned into white elephants during the previous regime will made more productive in the future. Addressing a news conference today, the Minister said that the related agreements will be signed during the forthcoming visit of the Prime Minister to China.
The Minister said that Ranil Wickremasinghe will be visiting China next week. Some said the Government had no transactions with China and it was always quarrelling with that country. The Government has held successful discussions with China and projects are being finalized for the Port City and the Airport which had become white elephants. The Minister said that the Prime Minister will be signing these agreements and these are victories of the Government.