“Luxury” : Lost in translation?

A common theme resonated among the esteemed panel of experts that attended the HICIO 2016 conference: Has luxury lost its true meaning?

Tea is always a good idea! Sampling Sri Lanka’s finest with The Tea & Herb Company

At this year’s Hotel Asia Exhibition, The Tea & Herb Company from Sri Lanka held a daily tea-tasting seminar, inviting visitors to sample teas and infusions from throughout the country. Mariyam Athiza Athif went along to learn the art of drinking of tea.

Copyline International: Innovative design and print solutions geared for the leisure industry

Inspiring innovative design, Copyline International provides a comprehensive range of print and design solutions with an in-depth understanding and a strong focus on the hospitality sector.

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas announce Tamir Kobrin as general manager of Anantara Peace Haven, Tangalle

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas has announced Tamir Kobrin as opening general manager of Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort in Sri Lanka.

Mihin Lanka to commence flights between Male’ and Colombo with new enhanced services

Mihin Lanka has announced that they will be commencing the flights between Male’ and Colombo with enhanced in-flight services.

SriLankan Airlines wins big at APEX awards 2015

The national carrier of Sri Lanka, SriLankan Airlines was recently awarded the Superior Achievement in Passenger Experience – Asia Pacific Region – at the Airline Passenger Experience Awards (APEX) 2015.

Centara announces new Director of Sales for Maldives and Sri Lanka

Centara Hotels and Resorts have announced the appointment of Bradley Taylor as Director of Sales for the Maldives and Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka sees record number of tourist arrivals in September

The Sri Lanka Tourism Promotions Bureau has announced a record growth in tourist arrivals during the month of September.

Mihin Lanka to resume Male’-Colombo route in November

Mihin Airlines will be resuming flights between the Maldives and Colombo in November, with fares starting from 85 USD.

11th Hotel Asia Exhibition & International Culinary Challenge just around the corner

The Food, Beverage and Hospitality industry is gearing up for Maldives largest and most anticipated event ‘Hotel Asia 2015.’ This annual expo will be held from the 19th – 21st of September 2015,

Sri Lankan conglomerate Hayleys Group announces first resort in the Maldives

HAYLEYS Leisure, part of Sri Lanka’s conglomerate Hayleys Group, will invest US$65 million in a new property in the Maldives.

Food & Hospitality Asia Maldives- International Culinary Challenge & Exhibition closes today

Food & Hospitality Asia Maldives – International Culinary Challenge & Exhibition which was inaugurated on the 9th of this month by the Minister for Economic Development, Mohamed Saeed, will hold it’s closing ceremony today.