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Concessionary 4% credit line for all SLTDA registered entities

 Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday told all top stakeholders of the travel and tourism industry that the Cabinet had approved a credit line for tourism at 4% interest and would be implemented as soon as possible for all Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority registered entities to avail themselves of.

This was when the Premier Rajapaksa met all frontline Association of the leisure industry, which have now teamed up together under one banner and met him.    

The, move was initiated by the Sri Lanka Association of Inbound Tour Operators (SLAITO) which invited the other stakeholder associations namely the Travel Agents Association of Sri Lanka (TAASL), Sri Lanka Association of Professional Conference, Exhibition and Event Organizers (SLAPCEO), Association For Small & Medium Enterprises In Tourism (ASMET) and the Board of Airline Representatives (BAR) to be Associate Members of SLAITO.