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Indian tourists can visit Sri Lanka following protocols

Indian tourists can visit Sri Lanka following protocols

🕔08:06, 27.Aug 2021

By Susitha Fernando Colombo, Aug 27  (IANS) The Sri Lankan government has lifted the ban on Indian nationals entering Sri Lanka. Tourism Minister Prasanna Ranatunga said that giving priority to the health guidelines, fully vaccinated tourists from India and several

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SL to issue 6-month tourist visas for those applying via electronic system

SL to issue 6-month tourist visas for those applying via electronic system

🕔13:35, 26.Aug 2021

Colombo, Aug 26 The Sri Lankan government has decided to issue six-month visas for tourists applying through the electronic system, local media reported. Officials said the move is a follow-up to a cabinet decision taken on January 4 to link a

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Exim Bank extends $100 mn line of credit to Sri Lankan government

Exim Bank extends $100 mn line of credit to Sri Lankan government

🕔18:41, 17.Jun 2021

Chennai, June 17  The Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) on Thursday said it has extended a $100 million line of credit to the Sri Lankan government. The bank said that the line of credit extended to Sri Lanka on

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Sri Lanka to offer multiple entry visas for business travellers

Sri Lanka to offer multiple entry visas for business travellers

🕔10:32, 5.Mar 2019

Colombo, March 5  The Sri Lankan government on Monday said that it will change its immigration rules to offer multiple entry visas for business travellers who aim to trade and invest in the island country, according to media reports. Local

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Sri Lanka opposes move to summon anti-graft chief

Sri Lanka opposes move to summon anti-graft chief

🕔15:36, 21.Apr 2015

Colombo, April 21  The Sri Lankan government on Tuesday opposed a decision to summon the country’s anti-graft chief over her move to question former president Mahinda Rajapakse for bribery allegations. Parliament Speaker Chamal Rajapakse, who is also a brother of

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New Sri Lankan govt to work closely with India, China

New Sri Lankan govt to work closely with India, China

🕔10:53, 22.Jan 2015

Colombo, Jan 22  Sri Lanka’s newly elected government promised to work closely with “key players” India and China and added that the ongoing development projects with international partners would continue, a media report said Wednesday. “The reality is that we

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