- Published on Monday, 13 May 2013 07:36
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The Sri Lankan and Ugandan delegations headed by President Mahinda Rajapaksa and President Yoweri Museveni held bilateral talks Sunday (12) at the State House in the town of Entebbe, approximately 40 km south of the Ugandan capital, Kampala.
- Published on Monday, 13 May 2013 05:44
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The low pressure condition that was evident close to the Bay of Bengal has developed into a cyclone. Names that have been proposed by the countries in the Asian regions are used when naming cyclonic situations that form in the Arabian Sea and in the Bay of Bengal. This time Sri Lanka was granted the opportunity to name this cyclone and it has been named Mahasen.
- Published on Sunday, 12 May 2013 09:59
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Coco Agro Hotels (Pvt) Ltd achieved another milestone in its business operation, focusing on leisure and the hospitality industry. In keeping up to the rising demand for upmarket hotel rooms to cater to inbound quality conscious foreign tourists, Coco Agro Hotels has finalized its plans to construct and operate a 4 to 5 Star class Hotel and conference center in close proximity to the Colombo International Airport, at Naiwala, Veyangoda.
- Published on Sunday, 12 May 2013 09:32
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The Arabian Travel Mart 2013 (ATM 2013), the leading tourism promotional campaign in the Middle East, has become a major success for Sri Lanka Tourism Industry this year. This is the 11th consecutive year that SLTPB participates in ATM. Along with SLTPB, 56 co-exhibiting industry stakeholders also participated at the event. The event was held at Dubai International Exhibition and Convention Centre in UAE from 06th to 09th May 2013.
- Published on Sunday, 12 May 2013 09:22
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Guidelines have been outlined for holding Dansals and other programmes in connection with the Wesak festival. These guidelines have beenannounced following a discussion held by the Department of Buddhist Affairs and the All Island Sasanaraksaka Balamandalaya.
- Published on Sunday, 12 May 2013 03:56
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Dr. Jrgen Morhard, German Ambassador in Colombo on a visit to the Jaffna peninsula arrived in Palaly on Friday (10th May). During the visit the ambassador held a cordial discussion with the Commander of Security forces Jaffna, Major General Mahinda Hathurusinghe.