BIA new terminal to accommodate 6 m passengers
Bandaranaike International Airport has embarked
on a rapid expansion plan with a view to becoming a dominant force
in the international aviation market. Under the second phase of the
BIA expansion project, a new aerodrome which has the ability to land
nine airplanes is being put up.
Luxury vessel Arcadia with 2,100 tourists arrive
Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau, along with
the officials of Sri Lanka Port Authority, welcomed the vessel
‘Arcadia’ yesterday at a brief ceremony held in the Colombo harbour.
This luxury carrier, owned by the UK based company Carnival PLC, had
more than 2,100 tourists on board, with British, Australian, New
Zealand and Brazil nationals.
Mobitel official mobile provider for ‘Deyata Kirula’
Sri Lanka Telecom Mobitel has come forward as
the official mobile services provider for the ‘Deyata Kirula 2012’
exhibition. The national exhibition, held for the 6th consecutive
year, will be declared open by President Mahinda Rajapaksa at
Oyamaduwa in Anuradhapura on Independence Day,