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Heritance Kandalama, One of the Top 15 Green Hotels of the World

Raising Sri Lanka’s profile as an eco-tourism destination, Heritance Kandalama was yet again recognized for its environmental commitment by the popular US-based Travel & Leisure magazine, as one of the top 15 green hotels in the world. The magazine in collaboration with Conservation International of USA has developed a green-hotel assessment questionnaire about water and Read More

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1000 MMBL Money Transfer Locations

Sri Lanka, 10th . December 2007 – MMBL Money Transfer, one of Western Union’s Agents in Sri Lanka has reached a significant milestone with the opening of MMBL’s 1,000th Western Union location. This 1000th location is the Beliatta Rural Bank of the Beliatta Multi Purpose Society located in the Hambantota District. “MMBL is charting a Read More

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Construction of new port terminal awaits Cabinet nod

Daily News http://www.dailynews.lk/2007/11/27/bus01.asp The Aitken Spence conglomerate is awaiting Cabinet approval to construct the proposed container terminal in the Colombo South port. The company seems to be the highest bidder to build and operate the new container terminal. Deputy Chairman and CEO Aitken Spence J. M. S. Brito told the Daily News the company bid Read More

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Tea Factory among the top 5 Factory Hotels of the world

Raising the profile of Sri Lanka’s tourism industry, the London based The Independent recently released its review of the top five factory hotels in the world with Sri Lanka’s first theme hotel, The Tea Factory being selected as one of them. The balance four hotels hail from Spain, Greece, Italy and Australia. Situated 6800 feet Read More

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MMBL Signs On Lanka Bell to Offer Western Union Money Transfer Service

Lanka Bell has entered into an agreement with MMBL Money Transfer (MMBL) to offer Western Union money transfer services through its network of 55 business offices across Sri Lanka. All the Agent locations will be fully equipped to offer Western Union’s Money Transfer Service. Remittance is a major source of foreign resource to Sri Lanka. Read More

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