Monthly Archives: August 2018

BOI HOSTS DELEGATION FROM LEADING CHINESE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

A delegation of 14 entrepreneurs from one of China’s leading business chambers, the China International Chamber of Commerce for the Private Sector (CICCPS) visited the BOI with a view of exploring possibilities of investment in the island. CICCPS is one of China’s leading chambers with a membership of over 4 million companies.   This membership includes […]

Tourist arrivals up 6% in July

The total number of tourist arrivals to Sri Lanka during July 2018 was 217,829. In comparison to July last year, there is a growth of 6 % when the arrivals were 205,482. The largest source market for tourists in July was India, followed by China and United Kingdom. As at July 31, 1,382,476 tourists had […]