Millions of Tourists, Millions of Opportunities
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Millions of Tourists, Millions of Opportunities

This article is written to mark the World Tourism Day 2015 – under the theme “The World Tourism – One Billion Tourists, One Billion Opportunities” This year´s World Tourism Day highlights the global potential of tourism for socioeconomic development. “With more than one billion international tourists now traveling the world each year, tourism has become […]

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Five Ways to Enrich Sri Lanka’s Tourism Experience
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Five Ways to Enrich Sri Lanka’s Tourism Experience

How can Sri Lanka stand out as a tourism destination? That’s a question that continues to challenge tourism development officials and hospitality industry professionals alike. The country faces a twin challenge of meeting ambitious targets (the latest one of 4 million tourists by 2020) while also attracting higher-end tourists. It’s certainly not a pipe dream. […]

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Sri Lanka Tourism targeting 75,000 travellers from Australia
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Sri Lanka Tourism targeting 75,000 travellers from Australia

Sri Lanka Tourism focussing on the top ten source markets for  Sri Lanka embarked on the key market- Australia, by staging a road show in Melbourne and then at Sydney Travel and Tourism Fair. We are targeting 75,000 visitors said Chairman Sri Lanka a Tourism Dr Rohantha Athukorala.  As at first half of the year […]

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Half Year Tourism earning at $1.3bn
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Half Year Tourism earning at $1.3bn – Informal sector continues to drive tourist arrivals

– HY tourism growth at 14.1% crosses 836,000 – Europe traveller growth at 14.6% to cross 256,000 – Scandinavian boom at 31.8% at HY – China rebound to commanding 85.6% growth in June Whilst the 1st Half Year tourism earnings crossed the $1.3bn mark with the industry poised to achieve a $3 billion in 2015, […]

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Two Sri Lanka Tourism Board members win Outstanding Achievement awards
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Two Sri Lanka Tourism Board members win Outstanding Achievement awards

In the backdrop of Sri Lanka Tourism giving leadership to the country with a $3 billion dollar net revenue earnings targeted for 2015 with an actual performance of +14.1% in the 1st half, The sought after Professional Women in Management awards presentation 2015 highlighted two high powered tourism personalities to be selected for the coveted  […]

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Saner valuations still don’t reflect the flat outlook
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Saner valuations still don’t reflect the flat outlook

Sri Lankan tourism has been in the receiving end of accolades since the cessation of hostilities in 2009 and has clearly leapfrogged in earnings, occupancies and the profile of the inbound tourists. However, the almost panicky post-war buying spree made the sector irrelevant from an investment perspective. At its peak in 2010, the sector historical […]

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Sri Lanka Tourism search for Top Global Ad agency

– 200 million creative investment – 1000 million media spend in year 1 Sri Lanka Tourism winning a multitude of awards globally this year at many a Global Travel Fairs in the back drop of the visitor arrivals crossing 830,051 at a growth of 14.1% in the first half of 2015 announced the 200 million […]

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Sri Lanka Tourism takes high ground on $40bn Silk Road initiative
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Sri Lanka Tourism takes high ground on $40bn Silk Road initiative – Qingdao

In the back drop of the $100 billion dollar AIIB bank that is been set in China for which $40billion is been assigned for the development of the Silk Route, Sri Lanka Tourism took the high ground together with the Sri Lankan embassy in Beijing to launch an aggressive Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion in the […]

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Sri Lanka wins Best Tourism Pavilion at Beijing International travel Fair
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Sri Lanka wins Best Tourism Pavilion at Beijing International travel Fair

Sri Lanka Tourism took the high ground in the key source market of China – Beijing, winning the top award of ‘Best Tourism Pavilion’ among two hundred stalls with entrenched competition of 58 countries eyeing the 156 million traveller outbound market of China which is worth 15 billion dollars. Sri Lanka targeting 225,000 Travelers this […]

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Tourism Informal sector touching 50% at 7.3mn Guest Nights
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Tourism Informal sector touching 50% at 7.3mn Guest Nights

On the backdrop of 2014 registering 15.1mn guest nights with tourism receipts recording $2.2 billion, the informal sector is coming out at a staggering 7.3mn guest nights said the Chairman Sri Lanka Tourism Promotions Bureau Rohantha Athukorala which is almost touching the fifty percent mark as per the analysis done by the country’s top analysis […]

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Sri Lanka Tourism beat 52 countries to win top award at Global Travel Fair- KOTFA
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Sri Lanka Tourism beat 52 countries to win top award at Global Travel Fair- KOTFA

” Overall numbers are at a commanding 14.5% growth at 714,584 visitors as at May 2015 with overall tourism receipts crossing the $1billion dollar mark as per Central Bank Data. The overall momentum in the leisure sector is strong at 4.1 billion rupees in FDI that was signed as per the release of the BOI”   […]

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AITKEN SPENCE HOTEL HOLDINGS PLC – 2014 Annual Report

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PEGASUS HOTELS OF CEYLON PLC – 2014 Annual Report

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BROWNS BEACH HOTELS PLC – 2014 Annual Report

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CITRUS LEISURE PLC – 2014 Annual Report

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