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Oral Question Answer Hon Ravi Karunanaya​ke 0723-10 On 20th Oct 11

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QUESTIONS FOR ORAL ANSWERS – QUESTION NO.0723/10

(a)    (i)    Will he state whether H.E. the President has presided a meeting of the Export Council at
least once a year, as per the provisions of the Sri Lanka Export Development Act;

In the recent past it has not been possible to conduct the meetings of the Export Development Council of Ministers.  However, a process has already set in place to convene the meetings of the Council in the future in consultation with His Excellency the President, who is required to chair the Meetings.
(II)    Will he state the relevant parties that the government export policies are made;
The policy related issues in the export sector are being discussed at the regular meetings of the Board of Directors of the Sri Lanka Export Development Board and also at the product specific Advisory Committees appointed under the provisions of the Sri Lanka Export Development Act and recommendations are made to the Government.       
(iii)    As to when such policy making was last done?
Such recommendations were submitted to the Budget 2011.
(b)    (i)    The names of the companies and the amount of money allocated to them under Section
13 of Sri Lanka Export Development Act, in the years 2009 and 2010 separately on per year basis and per entity basis;

Names of companies and the amount money paid to them in the years 2009 and 2010:


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