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Madubhani Perera, marketing director , Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau

Madubhani Perera, marketing director , Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau

17 July 2017 Videos

Voters at the World Travel Awards recognised Sri Lanka as Asia’s Leading Adventure Tourism Destination and Asia’s Leading Destination at the Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2017. Here Breaking Travel News chats with Madubhani Perera, director marketing, Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau to find out what it means to the hospitality sector in the country.

Hertz Global takes brand portfolio into Sri Lanka

Hertz Global takes brand portfolio into Sri Lanka

31 May 2017 Car Rental News

Hertz Global Holdings has announced that the Hertz, Dollar and Thrifty brands are now all operating in Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka. The news comes following the signing of a multi-brand partnership agreement with local franchise partner Andrew The Car Rental Company.

Galle Face Hotel to welcome new L’Occitane spa

Galle Face Hotel to welcome new L’Occitane spa

19 May 2017 Hotel News Spa News

More than 153 years after first opening its doors, one of the oldest hotels east of the Suez, The Galle Face Hotel, is preparing to cut the ribbon on a new L’Occitane spa. The new location pays tribute to the property’s glamorous association with Hollywood over the decades.

Taulien promoted to general manager at Centara Ceysands Resort

Taulien promoted to general manager at Centara Ceysands Resort

9 May 2017 Hotel News

Mario Taulien appointed general manager of Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa, Sri Lanka. Centara Hotels & Resorts has appointed Mario Taulien, former resident manager at Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui Thailand, to the role of general manager at Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa, Sri Lanka.

PATA reveals speaker line-up for annual summit

PATA reveals speaker line-up for annual summit

Influential tourism experts, innovators and international thought leaders are set to explore future travel and tourism trends at the PATA Annual Summit 2017 in Negombo, Sri Lanka. The Pacific Asia Travel Association has gathered a diverse and dynamic line up of speakers and panellists to share their insights and knowledge at the one-day conference that forms an integral element at this year’s summit.