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Construction of three towers at Colombo Port City to begin soon


The construction of three towers with 60 storeys will begin at the Colombo Port City premises this year on a foreign investment of US$ 1,000 million, the project team told Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday.

During an inspection tour at the Port City project site, he was also informed that the Environment Impact Assessment is to be carried out in May. Western Development and Megapolis Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka accompanied the PM and Finance State Minister Eran Wickramaratne and Policy Planning and Economic Affairs Deputy Minister Dr Harsha de Silva also joined in.

They also informed the Premier that a light rail connecting Fort and Kollupitiya has also being planned.