Sri Lanka is planning a travel fair of its own called ‘Gateway to South Asia’ in Colombo in May next year. As a government driven initiative with private sector participation, we anticipate support for this venture,” Minister of Tourism Development and Christian Religious Affairs John Amaratunga said.
International Research Symposium on ‘Valuation of Forest Ecosystems and Their Services’ organized by the Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment with the support of Sri Lanka UN-REDD program, and the Forest Department will be held on 18th October at BMICH.
A dinner evening was held recently at Cinnamon Grand Colombo under the patronage of the Minister of Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media Gayantha Karunathilake subsequent to the International Conference on Right to Information.
Following on the success of last year’s event, the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Sri Lanka and the Korea Foundation will co-host the Korean Film Festival 2016 from October 14 to October 17 at the National Film Corporation (NFC) Theatre, Colombo 7, in partnership with the National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka. The opening ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. on the first day of the Festival (October 14), and “Born to Sing”—a comedy drama—is scheduled to be screened as the opening film.