British Airways is to communicate a seasonal ‘thank-you’ message to passengers this Christmas by way of a two-way conversation on social media in which the airline will express its gratitude to customers for choosing the flag carrier.

Joseph "Sepp" Blatter, the Swiss football administrator who serves as the eighth and current President of FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association), arrived in Sri Lanka on 1 December by private jet, accompanied by a high level entourage which included President of the Asian Football Confederation [ AFC ] Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, and several other MA Presidents from Japan, Korea, Thailand, Pakistan, Bangladesh, UAE & Saudi Arabia, along with top FIFA & AFC officials.

Sri Lanka’s first-ever purpose built football training facility was declared open in Ariyalai, Jaffna on 2nd December, by visiting FIFA President, Joseph S. Blatter, The Hon. Minister of Sports, Mahindananda Aluthgamage, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Sri Lanka, Dr. Jürgen Morhard, President of the FFSL, Ranjith Rodrigo, and several Member Association Presidents from Japan, Korea, Thailand, Pakistan, Bangladesh, UAE and Saudi Arabia, along with other top FIFA and AFC officials who graced the occasion.

Emirates Scores an A380 Hat-trick

Tuesday, 02 December 2014 03:27

Emirates, a global connector of places, people and their passions is set to score a hat-trick next week as the airline prepares for the launch of three new A380 destinations in three days.

National Carrier, SriLankan Airlines was awarded the prestigious Gold Award for “People Development” at SLITAD Awards Ceremony 2014 organized by the Sri Lanka Institute of Training and Development, held at Hotel Galadari, Colombo, recently.

Emirates, a global connector of people and places today announced a series of special fares that make travel from Sri Lanka to 46 destinations in Europe and USA significantly more affordable.

British Airways' much lauded #LookUp campaign has won this year's Creative Out of Home Awards Grand Prix while Google has picked up the Chairman's Award for its Google Front Row work.

Joseph "Sepp" Blatter, the Swiss football administrator who serves as the eighth and current President of FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association), arrives in Sri Lanka on 1 December by private jet, accompanied by a high level entourage which includes FIFA President Sepp Blatter, President of the Asian Football Confederation [ AFC ] Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, President of the Qatar Football Federation, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, and several other MA Presidents from Japan, Korea, Thailand, Pakistan, Bangladesh, UAE & Saudi Arabia, along with top FIFA & AFC officials.

Thomas Cook is on track to adopt a real-time content marketing strategy, despite the “significant challenges” that the move will bring according to Jamie Queen, marketing and e-commerce director at the travel brand.

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has appointed Shane O’Hare to the role of senior vice president of marketing to take the brand position “up another level”.

SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the oneworld alliance, in a move to meet the increasing demands for air services between China and Sri Lanka will be initiating operations to Kunming on December 1, 2014.