Month: November 2021
Familiarization Tour Programme to Sri Lanka for tour operators
Trade Familiarization is one of the key promotional activities conducted by the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB) to promote the destination among potential travellers and companies. » Read more
Sri Lanka High Commission in London celebrates Deepavali with the participation of British Sri Lankan community
The High Commission of Sri Lanka in London held its annual Deepavali celebrations on 19 November 2021 at the High Commission premises, with the attendance of British Sri Lankan community, Councillors, UK Government representatives, and other dignitaries.
Celebrations commenced with Hindu religious observances led by Sivashri Eladchumi Thiyagaraja Kurukkal from Vel Murugan Temple in Watford, who invoked blessings on those who were present at the occasion, as well as on Sri Lanka and its people. » Read more
Improved Connectivity and tropical climate makes Sri Lanka the perfect getaway
“Connecting to emerging markets via South Asia’s premier logistics and distribution hub – Sri Lanka”
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa participates at the World Leaders Summit of COP26
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa participating at the World Leaders Summit of the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) addressed the plenary on 01 November 2021.
He stated that Sri Lanka as a developing tropical island nation with abundant biodiversity, is deeply aware of the impacts of climate change, and its rich philosophical heritage, shaped by Lord Buddha’s teachings, places great value on environmental integrity. He also called upon all nations to work together in a spirit of true cooperation to overcome climate crisis and sustain humanity and the planet. » Read more
Re-Opening of on-arrival ETA counter at the BIA Airport and Mattala International Airport
Health Protocol for Arrivals to Sri Lanka Tourism, applies to children up to years 18
Deepavali Message of H.E. the President
Speech by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the “ World Leaders Summit of COP26″, UN Climate Change Conference, Scotland, UK – 01 November 2021
This event takes place at a critical time for humanity.
As a developing tropical island nation with abundant biodiversity, Sri Lanka is deeply aware of the impacts of climate change.