Published on : Friday, October 13, 2017
Majority of the participants who had gathered in Dubai, UAE for the Arabian Travel Market jointly agreed that the event offers supporting environment to promote their hospitality business effectively. Sri Lanka was one such participant in the event. In its 14th consecutive shows ever since the year of 2003 at an expo which sees a congregation of the best in terms of hospitality and tourism businesses, the team of the Asian country was headed by Mr. Ajantha Rathnayake, Assistant Director Tourism Promotion Bureau.
In a meet with Kasie Abone who had participated in the expo, Rathnayake expressed why visitors should consider Sri Lanka as a remarkable global destination of choice and the reason why the country is tagged Wonders of Asia
Arabian Travel Market provided the Asian tourism and hospitality world an impetus along with a chance to display their travel and tourism possibilities not only of that place but to the rest of hospitality world as well. And so the A list event had countries from different parts of the world in attendance showcasing innovations in their various hospitality businesses.
Sri Lanka was one of such exhibitors in the expo. With screaming, ambitious tag line “Wonder of Asia” attracted the attention of the reporters. Our correspondent was quite curious to know why on earth a tiny Asian island can make such bold statement. The Assistant Director in the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau, Mr. Ajantha Rathnayake, an arm of the Ministry of Tourism Development and Christian Religious Affairs, provided answers to our curious minds.
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