COLOMBO (NewsRadio); Prime Minister Dinesh Gunawardena has stressed the importance of enhancing professionalism in public and private sectors for economic revival.
Addressing the International Seminar held in Colombo to mark the 50th Anniversary of Institute of Supply and Material Management, Prime Minister Gunawardena urged the participants to explore ways and means of improving supply chain to smoothen supply of requirements for growth of production.
The Premier said the theme of the International Seminar, “Elevating the Economy through Innovative and Sustainable Supply Chain Solutions” is most appropriate and timely as it could provide solutions to supply chain issues exacerbated due to the current unprecedented economic crisis.
Prime Minister Gunawardena had also commended the Institute of Supply and Material Management (ISMM) for its contribution to the economy by imparting required professional expertise to youth.
The Prime Minister said, “Many of ISMM Diplomates are holding the highest positions in the Supply Chain Divisions of reputed organisations in Sri Lanka and worldwide. Supply Chain Professionals are contributing a very valuable service to enhance the economy of Sri Lanka. This is indeed a vital role they are executing in the field of Supply Chain Management whether they are in Government or Private Sector Organisations.”