Sri Lanka to upgrade trade agreement with India - president

FILE PHOTO: Sri Lanka's President Ranil Wickremesinghe

COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka will turn a free trade agreement with India into a comprehensive economic and technological partnership, President Ranil Wickremesinghe said on Friday, according to a government statement.

The president said an international trade office will be established to deal with all international trade negotiations.

(Reporting by Uditha Jayasinghe, writing by Shivam Patel; Editing by Hugh Lawson)