Australian gaming mogul James Packer’s Crown Resorts has scrapped a proposed $400 million luxury hotel and resort development in Sri Lanka after Colombo's new government withdrew approvals for casinos.
Legitimacy is the single all-encompassing characteristic that makes Bahrain business-friendly, Industry and Commerce Minister Dr Hassan Fakhro said.
He was speaking on Tuesday (April 29) at the opening of the Bahrain-Sri Lanka Bus
Rotana Jet, a leading UAE-based domestic airline, launched its debut flights to Colombo and Mattala in Sri Lanka from its Abu Dhabi hub thus marking a major milestone in its international expansion plan.
The airlines’ first
Al Zayani Commercial Services has signed a memorandum of understanding with Sri Lanka-based Affno, a specialist in mGovernment and mBusiness software, to set up its Middle Eastern branch office in Bahrain.
The new agreement betwee
Emirates National Oil Company (Enoc) said on Saturday a cargo of its diesel which was returned by Sri Lanka on Thursday as below standard was inspected before shipment by an independent inspector.
Sri Lanka's oil minister said
Dubai-based budget carrier flydubai has reached a new milestone with operations to two new destinations - Salalah, its second in Oman and Mattala in Sri Lanka. This takes the airline's operational network to 60 destinations.
Oman is willing to sell crude oil to Sri Lanka, which is scrambling to find an alternative to its threatened primary supply from Iran, Oman's oil minister said.
'We have an international trading company and they are willing to look
Bahrain and Sri Lanka have signed an agreement for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income.
The Double Taxation Agreement (DTA) will eliminate the double payment of taxes by na
Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse was sworn in on Friday for a second six-year term at a colourful open air ceremony held at the sea front, by the chief justice Ashoka D Silva.
Rajapakse, who turned 65 on Thursday, began his new term
International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) will host a special charity cricket event, ‘Cricket for Children,’ to be played between India’s top film actors and Sri Lankan cricketers, in Sri Lankan capital Colombo.
The match is being held as p