SriLankan Holidays partners Dialog
Offers free connections for travelers:
Ranjaka Ariyaratne, Senior Executive Group Loyalty Services -
Dialog Telekom, Chinthana Jayasekara, Manager Group Loyalty
Services - Dialog Telekom, Supun Weerasinghe, Chief Executive
Officer - Dialog Mobile, Amith Sumanapala, General Manager - Sri
Lankan Holidays and MICE Division, Chinthaka Weerasinghe, Sales
and Marketing Manager (Out-Bound) Sri Lankan Holidays
SriLankan Holidays, the leisure arm of the national carrier SriLankan
Airlines, has teamed up with the country’s flagship mobile services
provider, Dialog Telekom, to offer a free local mobile connection to all
passengers flying into Colombo on its inbound holiday packages.
On arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport, the passenger
will be provided a local number on his foreign SIM, or a Dialog pre-paid
connection together with some start-up talk-time. Thereafter, the
account can be topped up depending on the passenger’s requirement.
The local number solution and Dialog SIM cards provided through
SriLankan Holidays will ensure a more enjoyable and hassle-free holiday
This is also a boon to MICE groups and for passengers on
tour-holidays who need to be in regular contact with their tour guides
and ground operators.
The Dialog pre-paid connection is an economical and convenient option
for tourists to keep in touch with friends and family back home whenever
they are on the go.
Oriflame opens Galle branch
Oriflame Natural Swedish cosmetics reached yet another milestone in
their ever expanding operations in Sri Lanka with the opening of their
branch office in the southern city of Galle.
“Our objective is to service our agents in efficient and effective
manner and thus the need to have a branch office in the South was a
unanimous decision,” said National Sales Manager Oriflame Sri Lanka
Galle is the central point to most of the southern cities, having an
office in the heart of the town with the facilities for the southern
agents to walk in and place their orders will streamline the operation.
“By the opening of this office, we have created great income
opportunities to the people in Galle. The weekend prior to the opening,
in response to our - ‘Open the doors to a New Life’ - calling all who
were interested in being a part of the growing Oriflame family was
tremendous. We had more than 600 people attending our opportunity
meeting at the Halle De Galle, where most of the people attending
decided to join Oriflame,” Corera said.
Following the opening we also added some hundreds of new Consultants
- further supporting our aggressive expansion in Sri Lanka and creating
income opportunities, said Managing Director, Oriflame Sri Lanka Pierre
Aquafresh Natural Water awarded ISO 22000
Aquafresh became the first table water brand in Sri Lanka to be
awarded the ISO 22000 certification which is a truly global
A company spokesman for Access Natural Water (Pvt) Ltd said, today
there are over 75 brands of mineral / table water that have SLS
certification and some conform to the HACCP standard. However, Aquafresh
will stand tall with higher production standards and cutting edge
ISO 22000 draws the entire food production chain of a particular
organization starting from producer to processor and distributor to
exporter to maintain set procedures and guidelines to eradicate
microbiological and other hazards. There is interactive communication
between all the players. There is stringent control of food safety
hazards through pre-requisite programs and HACCP plans.
There is also continual improvement and updating of the food safety
management system. At Access Natural Water the previous quality
management systems and process standards that were maintained such as
ISO 9001 completely aligns with ISO 22000. The process control and
management system includes steps designed to prevent problems before
they occur and to correct deviations through a systematic way as soon as
they are detected.