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News Sri Lanka » Tourism: Marketing, infrastructure needed for Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://hotelnewsnow.com/articles/267604/Marketing-infrastructure-needed-for-Sri-Lanka
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Even during its civil war, Sri Lanka enjoyed good tourism numbers from those seeking sun and island beauty, but now that peace is the norm, hoteliers there hope for sustained global travel growth. REPORT FROM SRI LANKA—Sri Lanka, the island nation at the ...

News Sri Lanka » Tourism: Singapore firms bullish about Sri Lanka amid news of FTA

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/spore-firms-bullish-about-sri-lanka-amid-news-of-fta
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

"Sri Lanka is a promising market for Singapore SMEs ... Sectors of interest include information and communications technology, real estate, hospitality and tourism, as well as energy and logistics, he noted. "The new pro-business government has been ...

News Sri Lanka » Tourism: Alcohol outlawed for women in nation of Sri Lanka — again

News channel or source: http://www.eagletribune.com/news/alcohol-outlawed-for-women-in-nation-of-sri-lanka-again/article_5d1a8986-fb93-11e7-981a-abc8e6ea2df5.html
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Sri Lanka's government has reinstated a ban on women buying alcohol ... the original decision to revoke the ban was done at the request of the tourism industry and also to ensure equal rights for women. It drew criticism from opposition lawmakers who ...

News Sri Lanka » Tourism: Sri Lanka reimposes women alcohol ban days after it was lifted

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/sri-lanka-reimposes-women-alcohol-ban-days-lifted-122546960.html
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka reimposed a decades-old law banning the selling ... Officials at the finance ministry said the ban was lifted after repeated requests from the tourism industry to extend bar hours and allow female tourists to buy alcohol.

News Sri Lanka » Tourism: Sri Lanka reinstated ban on selling alcohol to women

News channel or source: http://newsok.com/sri-lanka-reinstated-ban-on-selling-alcohol-to-women/article/feed/1653310
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's government has reinstated a ban ... the original decision to revoke the ban was done at the request of the tourism industry and also to ensure equal rights for women. It drew criticism from opposition lawmakers ...

News Sri Lanka » Tourism: Sri Lankan Finance Minister Restores Ban on Selling Alcohol to Women

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/sri-lankan-finance-minisiter-restores-ban-selling-alcohol-women/4214147.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

A ban on selling alcohol to women will remain in place in Sri Lanka, after the finance minister reversed his ... Ministry said the ban was lifted after repeated requests from the tourism industry to extend bar hours and allow female tourists to buy alcohol.

News Sri Lanka » Tourism: Sri Lanka president re-imposes ban on women buying alcohol

News channel or source: http://www.sfgate.com/news/world/article/Sri-Lanka-president-re-imposes-ban-on-women-12498471.php
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's president has ordered the reinstatement ... said the original decision to revoke the ban was done at the request of the tourism industry and also to ensure equal rights for women. The official spoke on condition ...

News Sri Lanka » Tourism: SLAITO and THASL hail the upcoming promotion plan of Sri Lanka Tourism

News channel or source: http://www.lankabusinessonline.com/slaito-and-thasl-hail-the-upcoming-promotion-plan-of-sri-lanka-tourism/
Publication date: onday 08 January 2018

(PRESS RELEASE) – In a joint communique, The Sri Lanka Association of Inbound Tour Operators (SLAITO) and The Hotel Association of Sri Lanka (THASL) appreciated the efforts by Sri Lanka Tourism Promotions Bureau (SLTPB) and Sri Lanka Tourism Development ...

News Sri Lanka » Tourism: Consul General of Sri Lanka meets Milan Prefetto

News channel or source: https://news.lk/news/world/item/19312-consul-general-of-sri-lanka-meets-milan-prefetto
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Prefetto welcomed constructive engagement by Sri Lanka in Milan and congratulated Sri Lanka’s upcoming participation in the annual BIT-International Tourism Exchange (11Feb-13Feb 2018).

News Sri Lanka » Tourism: Singapore-Sri Lanka trade pact to be signed tomorrow

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.sg/singapore-sri-lanka-trade-pact-be-signed-tomorrow-23418
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The Sri Lanka-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (SLSFTA) paves the way for lowering trade barriers to provide more market access to Singaporean firms to tap opportunities in new segments of Sri Lankan market including tourism, infrastructure and industrial ...