Sri Lanka Sri Lanka is decidedly having its moment in the equatorial sun and change is coming swiftly. Already notable to intrepid travellers for its mix of religions and cultures, its timeless temples, its rich and accessible wildlife, its growing surf scene and its people who defy all odds... Continue reading
Dusit Thani Sri Lanka held their second sales event of 2018 at the Tanglin Club in Singapore to a full audience. Guest speaker, Chief Economist of the Bank of Singapore, Mr. Richard Jerram spoke on the positive world economic outlook. Dusit Thani Sri Lanka CEO, Mr. Peter Kafie, and Director,... Continue reading
There’s a certain perfume in the air of a place that tells you it’s special. A little smoky and a little salty, it’s a scent that carries on a warm breeze, making you feel nostalgic and filled with hopeful anticipation. Sri Lanka has this smell.
China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)is a golden opportunity for the development of Sri Lanka’s economy and the improvement of its people's livelihood, Chinese Ambassador Cheng Xueyuan said. He said the Belt and Road Initiative was highly compatible with Sri Lanka's national development strategy. “Logically, Sri Lanka became one of... Continue reading
COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka signed a long delayed $1.1 billion deal on Saturday to lease its southern Hambantota port to China ignoring an appeal by opposition parties to debate the pact in parliament. The deal was signed between the two state firms -- Sri LankaPorts Authority (SLPA) and China... Continue reading
Sri Lanka is likely to sign the proposed bilateral Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Singapore within the next two months, while the Economic and Technology Cooperation Agreement (ETCA) with India and the proposed FTA with China are expected to be sealed in the middle of next year, the Sunday Observer... Continue reading
Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong would visit Sri Lanka on January 22 on a three-day official visit, at the invitation of President Maithripala Sirisena, the Foreign Affairs Ministry said yesterday. The Singaporean Premier will be received at the Presidential Secretariat on Tuesday morning with an official guard of... Continue reading
Dusit Thani Beachfront Balapitiya recently announced that 50% of Phase 1 of the project has been sold. As construction is underway, there are going to be several announcements within the next few months that will be released with regards to Stage 2 of the project. Stage 2 includes a beautifully... Continue reading