July, 2013

Page 3 of 512345

Jacqueline Fernandez impressed by scenic views from The Kingsbury

Bollywood actress and former Sri Lankan beauty queen Jacqueline Fernandez has made complimentary remarks on the scenic views seen from The Kingsbury Hotel, Colombo. Recently visiting Sri Lanka for promotional events including the launch of the new collection of jewellery...
(Continue reading)

Heritance Hotels becomes first resort chain in Sri Lanka to be ISO 50001 certified

The Sri Lankan resort chain owned and managed by Aitken Spence, Heritance Hotels has become the first resort chain in Sri Lanka to be awarded the ISO 50001 certification. The resort chain was awarded the certification for energy management systems,...
(Continue reading)

Desert Nights Camp, Oman operated by Aitken Spence, recognised

Desert Nights Camp, located in Wahiba Sands, Oman and operated by Aitken Spence Hotels, has been voted by the clients of Studiosus as one of the best hotels in their global portfolio. The Hotel also won the Studiosus Quality Award...
(Continue reading)

An epicurean feast at Tao

Cinnamon Grand’s fusion restaurant Tao has introduced five new menus for its epicurean feast consisting of 24 creations, which blend flavours of the Orient and the West. Each of the menus are complete with seven starters, three soups, seven main...
(Continue reading)

Destiny on the rise

The Destiny Mall and Residency developed by Imperial Builders commenced construction in the first week of May on the 140 perch property at the corner of Sir Justice Akbar Mawatha and R A De Mel Mawatha, Colombo 2. Apartments in...
(Continue reading)

Mobitel aims to uplift local health sector

The National Mobile Service Provider – Sri Lanka Telecom Mobitel in cooperation with the Sabaragamuwa Provincial Health Ministry has launched a project designed to uplift the efficiency and quality of the country’s health sector. Launched initially as a pilot project...
(Continue reading)

Colombo Courtyard wins Best Hotel Interior Award

Abeer Thapar, Director and Arun K Thapar, Managing Director/CEO with the award

Colombo Courtyard was voted “Best Hotel interior” at the recently concluded International Hotel Awards. The achievement came from a regional selection, which encompassed hotels from 19 countries in the Asia Pacific. Sunela Jayawardene, the designer of the 32-room boutique hotel...
(Continue reading)

SLT super-fast internet goes live

In commemoration of the ‘world telecommunication and information society day’, Sri Lanka Telecom announced the soft launch of VDSL2 (Very-High-Bit-Rate Digital Subscriber Line Two) advanced fixed broadband technology, which offers customers speeds of up to 100Mbps. The innovative new advancement...
(Continue reading)

Kinnaree, a new contemporary restaurant from Siam House

For over 20 years, Siam House has been serving authentic Thai cuisine to food lovers of Sri Lanka. Now, stepping into the third decade of service, Siam House owners are opening a new type of restaurant, which will serve different...
(Continue reading)

Tapas with a Twist at Casa Colombo

Some items from the tapas menu at Casa Colombo

Sri Lankans have recently come to adore the appetizers known as ‘Tapas’, which originated from Spain. And for those who love to nibble on these treats, Casa Colombo has come up with a unique tapas menu, which takes an interesting...
(Continue reading)

Page 3 of 512345