Category Archives: Events & Festivals

SLIBC 2017 to be Held in Colombo, Sri Lanka – New urbanization initiatives

Located in dynamic Asia with easy access to air and sea routes of the world, Sri Lanka has strong policies in place for protecting international investors and business partners. Offering the perfect blend of opportunities aimed at enriching corporate, institutional and individual investors, Sri Lanka Investment and Business Conclave houses with a comprehensive set of […]

By auburn
Date : 23-Mar-2017
The Wedding Show at BMICH – Bells ‘A Ringing

Planning your wedding? The Wedding Show, a globally recognised wedding exhibition featured at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) this February. Organised by Asia Exhibition and Conventions, the tenth incarnation of this event ran over three days in February, between the 24th and 26th of the month. From ten in the morning to eight […]

By auburn
Date : 23-Mar-2017
Love Food Festival is back – Food trucks return to Abu Dhabi to delight taste-buds

Street food lovers in Abu Dhabi were given a special treat as the Love Food Festival returned for the second year. The Love Food Festival featured an eclectic combination of famed food trucks from the UK, US and Singapore, over two weekends in February. Whilst nowhere near as extravagant as the dining options at the […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 22-Mar-2017
The Bay Regatta, Phuket – Sailing Around Thailand

Between the 15th and 19th of February, the 20th edition of The Bay Regatta took place in the waters off Thailand’s southern provinces of Phang Nga, Krabi and Phuket. A large fleet of sailing boats congregated on the water to participate in this milestone event that included sailing along the coasts of these three provinces. […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 22-Mar-2017
Great Violin Concertos: Valeriy Sokolov Plays Prokofiev – a fascinating performance awaits classical music lovers

The celebrated Ukrainian violinist, Valeriy Sokolov will be collaborating with the Hong Kong Sinfonietta to stage a performance of Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 2 in G Minor. Performing under the baton of acclaimed music director, Yip Wing-sie; the programme will also include Stravinsky’s Concerto in E-flat, and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5 in E Minor. The […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 22-Mar-2017
AFC Motor Bike Show in Nuwara Eliya – Revving the Engines

The AFC Motor Bike Show 2017 is to be held over two days on the weekend of the eighth and ninth of April, at the Race Course Ground Road in Nuwara Eliya. Organised by Alliance Finance, this event will feature a motor bike parade and stunt shows, as well as renowned stunt rider Romain Jeandrot, […]

By auburn
Date : 22-Mar-2017
Sinhala and Tamil New Year Celebrations in Sri Lanka – The dawn of a new year

Celebrate the New Year with Sri Lanka on April 13th and 14th; the dawn of the Sinhala and Tamil New Year. The annual celebrations are met with traditional festivities that begin at a certain auspicious time that is set by Buddhist and Hindu astrologers. The rituals to mark the New Year’s Day comprises of first […]

By auburn
Date : 17-Mar-2017
Expo 2020 to be a new foundation for Dubai tourism – On the path to greatness

Following the anticipation of Expo 2020 that will be held in the growing and popular city of Dubai, the chairman of the World Travel and Tourism Council Gerald Lawless has expected Dubai to attract more than 20 million visitors to the emirate by that year. Lawless further went on to note that once Dubai sets […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 16-Mar-2017
2018 FIVB Women’s World Volleyball Championship Qualification Tournaments – Maldives set to host this volleyball tournament

Maldives was confirmed as the host country for the FIVB Women’s World Volleyball Championship Qualification Tournament of AVC Central Zone that took place from 27th January to 29th January 2017. The Championship that is set to take place in 2018 will feature a number of countries like Bangladesh, Nepal, Maldives, India and Uzbekistan, who have […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 16-Mar-2017
Thai Red Cross Fair – Fun with a purpose

The Thai Red Cross Fair has returned to Amporn Garden and the Royal plaza and will go on until April 7th 2017. Visitors looking for a luxury hotel in Sathorn to stay at during the fair will find that properties such as Anantara Sathorn Bangkok Hotel; located in close proximity to the event is quite […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 16-Mar-2017