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Aitken Spence Brings Brazil’s Leading Tour Operators to Sri Lanka

Twelve leading tour operators and destination promoters from Brazil arrived in Sri Lanka on a week-long familiarization tour sponsored by the country’s largest destination management company, Aitken Spence Travels. The tour is being jointly organized by the Sri Lanka Embassy in Brazil and Aitken Spence Travels. The operators visiting Sri Lanka are amongst largest members Read More

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Aitken Spence Enhances Efficiency at Fiji Ports

Since taking over management control of the International Fijian ports of Suva and Lautoka in July last year Aitken Spence has increased ship crane productivity by 70 per cent. Aitken Spence has also reduced berthing delays from between 12 to 18 hrs to 0.50 hrs on average while equipment downtime has been reduced by 60 Read More

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Aitken Spence 6-month PBT Up by 13pc

Diversified conglomerate Aitken Spence PLC posted a pre-tax profit of Rs. 2.29 bn for six months ended 30th September 2014, an increase of 13 per cent from the corresponding period last year. The blue chip’s half-year revenue soared by 23.7 per cent to Rs. 19.7 bn, results released to the Colombo Stock Exchange revealed. Profit Read More

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Aitken Spence and EcoCorp Asia to take nanotechnology to the next level in Sri Lanka

Aitken Spence PLC will be partnering Eco Corp Asia, to take nanotechnology to local industries. This partnership is seen as a business venture with great promise, considering the solution it provides across almost every industry in the country. Aitken Spence, one of Sri Lanka’s premier blue chips with interests in several key sectors of the Read More

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Aitken Spence Travels, Sri Lanka’s only Destination Management Company to be awarded a prestigious Gold Award at PATA

Aitken Spence Travels, Sri Lanka’s largest Destination Management Company was the only DMC in Sri Lanka to be awarded a prestigious Gold Award at the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Awards 2014 ceremony, for its innovative ecotourism concept – ‘Elpitiya Plantations Excursions’ in the Environment category.   The award was presented by Susana Alexandre Ferreira Read More

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