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Emirates’ Game-Changing First Class Private Suites Win Gold at the Future Travel Experience Global Awards

Emirates airline’s fully-enclosed First Class Private Suites, launched in November last year on its Boeing 777 aircraft, has been awarded gold by Future Travel Experience (FTE) in the “Up in the Air” category. The FTE Global Awards celebrate the outstanding efforts of...
Posted On 17 Sep 2018
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Sir Tim Clark named Aviation and Transport Business Leader of the Year at the Gulf Business Awards 2018

Sir Tim Clark has been named “Aviation and Transport Business Leader of the Year” at the Gulf Business Awards 2018, held last night in Dubai. The regional accolade recognised Sir Tim for his contribution to the aviation sector over the past 12 months, as well as his dedication...
Posted On 11 Sep 2018
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Emirates Takes Home a Double Win at Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards

The airline was voted ‘Best Business Airline’ and ‘Best Airline – Long-Haul Holiday’ by Conde Nast Traveller readers Emirates celebrated a double win this week at the Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards, after being named ‘Best Business Airline’ and ‘Best Airline –...
Posted On 11 Sep 2018
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Emirates heralds September with special fares from Colombo

Emirates has unveiled a series of limited-time special fares from Colombo, making travelling the world and collecting beautiful experiences more affordable. Covering Europe, Africa and the USA, these special fares are for bookings made before 14th September 2018, for travel...
Posted On 09 Sep 2018
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Uber TUK rides into Colombo

Ride at introductory fares of less than LKR 99 up to 5 km for all short distance travel needs No haggling & multiple payment modes; get a TUK at the tap of a button   Uber, the world’s largest on-demand ride-sharing company, today announced the launch of its UberTUK service...
Posted On 22 Aug 2018
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Oman Air introduces a range of inflight comfort amenities

Available on selected flights in time for Eid Al Adha Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate, makes premium comfort amenities available for all on selected flights in time for Eid Al Adha. Effective from 15 August, Oman Air will launch the sale of sleepwear, an exclusive...
Posted On 22 Aug 2018
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‘My Dream Emirates Destination’ contest winner receives two tickets to Europe from Emirates

Emirates has given wings to the travel dream of a young Sri Lankan, presenting him with two return air tickets to a destination in Europe at the conclusion of an exciting competition on Facebook. Ramitha Bandara was the lucky winner of the ‘My Dream Emirates Destination’...
Posted On 20 Aug 2018
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SLAITO AGM celebrates milestones achieved during 2017/18

The 38th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of The Sri Lanka Association of Inbound Tour Operators (SLAITO) was held on 3rd August 2018 at the Shangri-la Hotel in Colombo, followed by an elegant Black Tie Sit Down Dinner and Dance. The evening celebrated the success of SLAITO’s...
Posted On 19 Aug 2018
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Emirates introduces new range of toys on board bringing back customer favourites

Emirates has introduced new toys from the Emirates Fly with Me collection and Lonely Planet Kids activity kit bags for children travelling in all classes. The new range of toys will come in the top four favourite characters, as voted by customers and fans in a social media...
Posted On 19 Aug 2018
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Emirates revamps its premium offering in First and Business Class

The airline partners with BYREDO skincare, Bowers & Wilkins and Bulgari for latest amenities Emirates has refreshed its premium offering with new luxury products in First and Business Class for a more comfortable travel experience. The new products stem from collaborations...
Posted On 14 Aug 2018
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Emirates A380 continues to capture the imagination of travellers after 10 years of operations

  Over 105 million passengers have experienced the Emirates A380 since 2008 Over 1.5 billion kilometres travelled, equivalent of 39,000 trips around the globe Aircraft is a customer favourite, playing a significant role in Emirates’ growth and network expansion Emirates is...
Posted On 09 Aug 2018
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Galle Face Hotel partners with Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority for first ever tourist-friendly tuk tuk program

Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) joined hands with the Galle Face Hotel and launched a tourist-friendly tuk tuk service at Galle Face Green in Colombo recently under the patronage of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. The ‘tourist-friendly’ logo is a pride mark...
Posted On 07 Aug 2018