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The Ministry of Finance last week called for proposals from all stakeholders including the public to be included in the Budget – 2018, to presented in Parliament in November this year.
“Since the government has a plan to introduce a successful budget targeting building a strong economy, an enriched country and creation of one million employments, people are invited to submit their proposals to enhance the opportunities in those fields to the Ministry of Finance,” the Ministry said in a communiqué.
Accordingly, the public and other stakeholders could send in their proposals addressed to ‘The Secretariat, Colombo 01’, or email them to info@itmd.treasury.gov.lk before the October 15, 2017.
The Minister of Finance and Mass Media, Mangala Samaraweera will present budget for 2018 in the Parliament on November 9, aiming at building an enriched country with a strong economy for creation of one million employment opportunities.
“This will pave the way for introducing reforms in the financial and administrative sectors to broad base the opportunities for the public and private sector involvement in the economic activities of the country,” the Ministry added.