President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has congratulated the newly appointed Prime Minister of Australia.
Taking to Twitter the President expressed that the Lankan government is looking forward to working closely with Australia while maintaining and further strengthening bilateral ties between the two nations.
Australia’s new leader has vowed to take the country in a new direction, with a big shift in climate policy.
Anthony Albanese, who won yesterday’s election with the opposition centre-left Labor Party, said Australia could become a renewable energy superpower.
He is to be sworn in as PM on Monday, but it is not clear whether his party will have a majority in parliament.
I congratulate @AlboMP, the newly elected Prime Minister of #Australia.
The Government of #lka and I look forward to working closely with you to maintain and further strengthen the bilateral ties between our two nations. pic.twitter.com/dziKBrfbTE
— Gotabaya Rajapaksa (@GotabayaR) May 21, 2022