Industrial sector leads export growth in July
Both earnings from exports and expenditure on
imports grew further on a year-on-year basis in July 2011. Earnings
from exports reached a level of US dollars 958 million in July 2011.
Cinnamon Grand featured in stamp for World Tourism Day
Cinnamon Grand becomes first hotel in post war
era to celebrate the country’s heritage with a first day cover
depicting the unique Nuga Gama. The Cinnamon Hotels and Resorts
chain, Cinnamon Grand Colombo added another initiative to its
growing portfolio of ‘firsts’ by becoming the first hotel in Sri
Lanka to launch a first day cover marking World Tourism Day.
Cinnamon Lodge Habarana, Green Globe certified
The premier world-wide sustainability merit
‘Green Globe Certification’ was achieved by Cinnamon Lodge Habarana
with a compliance of 78% of the 248 preset standards. The five star
resort located in the heart of the cultural triangle was constructed
keeping the idea of ‘going green’ in mind.