Following the landmark deal by Hilton to manage six more hotels in Sri Lanka, senior management of the Hilton met visiting Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake in Washington D.C. on the sidelines of the ongoing World Bank and IMF meetings.
SriLankan Airlines further enhanced its customer service capabilities with more specialized training for its airport service staff at Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) to serve passengers of all airlines even better.
Sri Lanka will for the first time participate at the Jakarta International Jewellery Fair from 20th to 23th April 2017 at the Jakarta Convention Centre (JCC). National Gem and Jewellery Association (NGJA) will lead a delegation of 15 representatives from prominent Gem companies.
The 6th Global Economic Summit on ‘Women’s Empowerment: Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Capacity Building’ was held from 27th – 29th March at World Trade Centre, Mumbai, with the aim to provide a forum for women from diverse streams to share their views and experiences towards social and economic empowerment and independence.
Sinhala and Hindu New Year was celebrated at Sri Lanka Embassy in Beijing on 16th of April with over 275 participants including Sri Lankans, Chinese and other countries. The celebration was co-organized by the Embassy and China – Sri Lanka Youth Forum.
State Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Dilip Wedaarachchi said that he is willing to go beyond new and old models of THINK TANKS to deliver very productive results value to the society.
One of the fastest growing free ports in the world and one of the biggest free-ports in the Gulf Cooperation Council, Sohar has opened its doors to Sri Lanka with unparallel incentives of entry hitherto not offered by other free ports in the world-and historic Ceylon Tea, and several other Lankan sectors, are the immediate beneficiaries in the proposed win-win situation.