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    Port City Colombo successfully achieved 12Mn safe work hours with zero accidents

    Port City Colombo successfully achieved 12Mn safe work hours with zero accidents

    Port City Colombo has successfully achieved 12 million safe work hours with zero accidents, according to the ‘2018-2019 Social Responsibility Report’ of Port City Colombo, launched at a ceremony on…

    Urbanski, Singapore to open Hotel School in Sri Lanka

    Urbanski, Singapore to open Hotel School in Sri Lanka

    Former Chairman, Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management (SLITHM) and veteran Hotelier Chandra Mohotti plans to partner up with founder and CEO of Urbanski, Singapore, Sonia Ong, to…

    US $ 10.96 Mn grant from Korea to uplift tourism industry

    US $ 10.96 Mn grant from Korea to uplift tourism industry

    The Government of Korea has decided to provide a grant of US $ 10.96 million for the promotion of tourism industry in Sri Lanka. Ambassador of Korea to Sri Lanka,…

    CNN selects Lanka as best place to visit in 2020

    CNN selects Lanka as best place to visit in 2020

    US based CNN Travel has included Sri Lanka along with 19 other countries as ‘20 best places to visit’ for 2020’ “Whether you want to relax on a remote island…

    Cabinet approval for more foreign students

    Cabinet approval for more foreign students

    The Cabinet of Ministers approved the proposal made by Higher Education, Technology and Innovation Minister to take necessary measures to attract foreign and non-residential students to pursue higher education in…

    Domestic helicopter flights resume from Galle Face

    Domestic helicopter flights resume from Galle Face

    Sri Lanka’s government has granted permission for domestic aviation operators to use the helipad at the Galle Face allowing tourists and locals to travel quickly between key cities on the…

    EU EOM presents final report on SL polls

    EU EOM presents final report on SL polls

    European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) today, presenting its final report on the ‘Presidential Election 2019’, recommended enacting legislation to empower the Election Commission. EU EOM Chief Observer to…

    Sri Lanka to buy 500 buses from India for $15 mn

    Sri Lanka to buy 500 buses from India for $15 mn

    Sri Lanka will purchase 500 buses from India for USD 15 million by utilising the line of credit extended to it during President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s visit to New Delhi, officials…

    ASEAN Envoys meet PM

    ASEAN  Envoys meet  PM

    Heads of Mission of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) based in Colombo met Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa at Temple Trees yesterday and expressed their interest in strengthening relations between…

    Minister Gunawardhana met Bangladesh High Commissioner

    Minister Gunawardhana met Bangladesh High Commissioner

    Minister Dinesh Gunawardhana met Bangladesh high commissioner Riza Hamidulla at the Foreign Ministry recently. They discussed the higher education opportunities, human resource development , tourism sector, regional cooperation. Courtesy –…

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