The Department of Economics, University of Colombo takes pride in organizing the Tourism Leaders’ Summit and International Research Symposium - 2016 on the theme of “Tourism for All – Promoting Universal Accessibility”, and The International Research Symposium under the theme of “Integration and Networking Sri Lanka Tourism Development for All”.

Emirates has revamped its corporate loyalty programme, Emirates Business Rewards, to provide greater value and added features for customers.

Emirates SkyPharma, Emirates SkyCargo’s new purpose-built facility dedicated exclusively to the timely and secure transport of temperature sensitive pharmaceutical shipments at Dubai International Airport (DXB) was officially inaugurated by His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group.

The Galle Face Hotel today announced its participation at ‘The Culinary Fiesta,’ organised by the Culinary Arts Club of S. Thomas’ College, Mount Lavinia.

Emirates has announced an extension of its competition currently on Facebook exclusively for fans in Sri Lanka, to enable more people to participate and stand a chance to win an exciting visit to Dubai.

Emirates A380s will fly between Dubai and New Zealand five times daily from 30 October with the introduction of the airline’s double-decker flagship aircraft on Christchurch services.

Emirates is offering one of its Facebook fans in Sri Lanka a chance to win an exciting visit to Dubai for two with airfare and accommodation included, to promote new Dubai stopover packages unveiled in the market recently.

The first-ever, week-long food festival in Sri Lanka celebrating food, wine and produce, The Colombo Gourmet Week, will be graced by Sommeliers Josep Plana from Spain, Aurélie Maumus from France and Gonzalo Marina Del Rio from Argentina from the 22nd to 28th August 2016.

Emirates has announced an 11% capacity increase to Manchester with the deployment of a third daily A380 on the route.

Idyllic Laya Beach Wadduwa, just a very short, 30-minute drive from Colombo, is always a great option for a quick escape, with plenty of sun, sea and sand to go around for those interested in a spectacular stay without the hassle of unnecessary travel.

Excellence in customer service and superior guest experience ratings resulted in Best Western Elyon Colombo securing the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence for 2016.