The Pathfinder Foundation in collaboration with the Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS) of the National University of Singapore (NUS) is planning to organize a one-day joint symposium on “The Belt and Road Initiative: the Politics, Potentials & Partnerships”.
This will be held in Singapore on Monday (29th). This symposium will feature speakers and panelists from China, Singapore and Sri Lanka. The keynote address will be delivered by Sim Ann, Singapore Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Trade and Industry; and Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth
A delegation led by Ambassador-at-Large, Gopinath Pillai, Chairman Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS), National University of Singapore, consisting of Hernikah Singh, Senior Associate Director and Sithara Doriasamy, Head Communications and Strategic Events, met with Pathfinder Foundation Founder Milinda Moragoda, Chairman Amb. Bernard Goonetilleke, and Senior Fellow Lalith Weeratunga and Director of the Pathfinder Foundation’s Centre for Indo-Lanka Initiatives (CILI) and Centre for the Law of the Sea, Admiral Jayanath Colombage; and the Executive Director of the Pathfinder Foundation and Director of its China-Sri Lanka Cooperation Studies Centre (CSLCSC), Luxman Siriwardena, to discuss the logistical and organisational details of the joint Singapore symposium.