Sri Lanka BOI director general not resigned
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s investment promotion agency, said its director general Duminda Ariyasinghe had not resigned.
"There have been some media reports that the Director General of the BOI, Mr Duminda Ariyasinghe has tendered his resignation," the statement said.
"The BOI wishes to communicate that these reports are untrue."
The statement came amid reports that President Maithripala Sirisena had asked the Board of Directors of the BOI and state banks to resign.
State banks are government by individual acts of parliament with most of them coming under the ministry of finance, though they are currently assigned to a different ministry. (Colombo/Oct17/2018)