The Colombo Lotus Tower will be  opened to the public next year, the President's Media Division said.

The decision was  announced after President Gotabaya Rajapaksa met yesterday with officials of the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) and those attached to the  Lotus Tower Project.

The  President had instructed the officials to open investment opportunities  for investors  for retail shops, restaurants,  leisure activities and other areas in the Tower.