The Research Intelligent Unit (RIU) Investors Forum has been scheduled for the upcoming month in the Maldives.
According to Sri Lankan media, the RIU gathers the major Sri Lankan investors for various discussions. It is set to host their RIU Investor Forum 2019 on 4 March at Hotel Jen.
The event is organized by Lanka Exhibition and Conference Services.
The forum is expected to attract major stakeholders and investor parties of Sri Lanka such as John Keells Holdings, Capitol Developer, and Prime Group.
When asked why the forum is taking place in the Maldives, several prominent entrepreneurs from Lanka stated that the island nation has high potential destinations for investment opportunities.
Sri Lanka is often regarded as a ‘second home’ for many Maldivians with as many as 16,000 locals residing in it for various reasons.
Statistics further indicated that a total of 76,000 people from the Maldives had travelled to Lanka during 2018.