COLOMBO (NewsRadio); The Chief Executive Officer of the US International Development Finance Corporation, Scott Nathan is scheduled to arrive in the island today.
The US Embassy in Colombo said he will remain in Sri Lanka till tomorrow.
Scott Nathan will be in Sri Lanka to participate in a launch event for a new DFC investment at the Colombo Harbour that will provide critical infrastructure for the South Asian region.
The US Embassy added CEO Nathan will also participate in a signing ceremony for DFC’s investment commitment to Citizens Development Business Finance, which in collaboration with USAID Sri Lanka will promote inclusive lending in Sri Lanka.
He is scheduled to meet with leaders from the country’s top commercial and development banks, engage with high-level government officials, and tour the facilities of DFC clients to see how DFC’s financing is supporting these businesses in achieving development goals.