The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Turkey organized business networking reception for the visiting Sri Lankan travel trade delegation participated at the EXPO Travel Ankara fair 2019 at the Embassy on 14th November 2019. 40 prominanet Turkish travel trade giants such as President of Alabanda Group, President of Turkish Union of Tourist Guides Chamber, representatives of Turkish Airlines, Settur travels and many others travel and tour operators from Ankara and Istanbul and representatives media organisations attended at the networking reception. The Sri Lankan paricipants had an opportunity to connect with the Turkish counterparts for future colloborations to increase the number of tourists to both ways.Further the Mission organized individual B2B meetings for the visiting Sri Lankan delegates in Ankara and Istanbul.



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The Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Toronto participated in the fourth annual Tea Festival held at the Royal Botanical Gardens, Burlington, Ontario from 9th to 10th   November 2019. Among the participants, there were over 20 tea vendors and other private sector entities, dealing with tea and other natural products. Sample tea sachets and brochures provided by the Sri Lanka Tea Board were distributed, while tea from Nuwara Eliya, Uda Pussellawa, Dimbula, Kandy, Uva, Sabaragamuwa and Ruhuna was served to over 500 visitors. Sri Lanka Tourism travel brochures and herbal tea products were also displayed.

The stall promoted Ceylon tea while creating awareness among visitors on Sri Lanka’s rich tea culture, history of Ceylon tea and tea cultivation in Sri Lanka. Many visitors showed their interest in purchasing Ceylon tea and information with regard to the Ceylon tea vendors in Canada was shared with them. The promotional event was a success and therefore, the Consulate General intends to participate at the next year’s Burlington Tea Festival as well.



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