‘Hotel Show Colombo 2018’ to meet demands of growing hospitality and tourism industry

From left: CHSGA 2017 Past President Sanjeewa Perera, Hotel Show Organising Committee Chairman Trevine Gomez and Minister of Tourism Development and Christian Religious Affairs John Amaratunga   Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the forthcoming ‘Hotel Show Colombo 2018’ organised by the Ceylon Hotel School Graduates Association (CHSGA) together with its professional event partner CDC Events will … More ‘Hotel Show Colombo 2018’ to meet demands of growing hospitality and tourism industry

Sri Lanka successfully participates in Arabian Travel Market 2018

The Arabian Travel Market (ATM), which is the industry’s leading travel and tourism exhibition within the Middle Eastern and Pan Arab Regions, was held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center in UAE, from 22 to 25 April. This was the 25th edition of the ATM. Over 60 companies representing the travel and tourism … More Sri Lanka successfully participates in Arabian Travel Market 2018

Sri Lankan tourism sector on the cusp of accelerated growth phase: JLL

Global real estate consultancy Jones Lang La Salle (JLL) anticipates a strong surge in tourist arrivals and earnings, which could be further enhanced by steps to ensure a transparent regulatory framework and improvements in soft infrastructure. Noting that two of Sri Lanka’s largest tourist markets, India and China, will account for 25% of the total … More Sri Lankan tourism sector on the cusp of accelerated growth phase: JLL

The Luxury Accommodation Guide 2018 to bring the best of Sri Lanka

  By Divya Thotawatte The fifth edition of Boutiques in Sri Lanka, Luxury Accommodation Guide 2018 was launched at the Access South Tower last week, with an atmosphere of great excitement and celebration. Boutiques in Sri Lanka, a handbook on luxury bungalows and villa accommodation in Sri Lanka, is now considered as a trusted source. … More The Luxury Accommodation Guide 2018 to bring the best of Sri Lanka

IFC invests in Melwa Hotels to boost tourism infrastructure in Sri Lanka

  IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is investing $ 27 million in Melwa Hotels and Resorts Ltd. for the development of three hotels across Sri Lanka. The investment will increase Sri Lanka’s capacity in the tourism sector, create jobs and generate more foreign exchange. The hotels will be operated by Hilton Hotels. … More IFC invests in Melwa Hotels to boost tourism infrastructure in Sri Lanka

SriLankan Airlines starts daily flights to Hyderabad

The Hindu: SriLankan Airlines has added two more flights per week to Hyderabad and now offers a daily flight to Colombo and onward connectivity to other destinations. Currently, it operates 145 flights per week to India across 14 destinations. ChammikaIddagodage, Manager for SriLankan Airlines, in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, said, India is SriLankan Airlines largest … More SriLankan Airlines starts daily flights to Hyderabad

Jetwing expands footprint in Jaffna with North Gate

Jaffna, the paradise of the Northern peninsula proudly showcases Tamil culture, history and spirituality. Exploring in and around the city you can witness the grand architecture from Portuguese, Dutch and British eras. Town houses and quaint colonial period churches stand tall amidst the many recently built shopping complexes and businesses. Journey from Colombo to Jaffna … More Jetwing expands footprint in Jaffna with North Gate