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SLAITO welcomes Thilak Weerasinghe’s appointments

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The Sri Lanka Association of Inbound Tour Operators in a statement congratulated Thilak Weerasinghe on his appointment to the Board of Airport and Aviation Services (Sri Lanka) Ltd. and the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA).

Weerasinghe, as a respected member and a Vice President of SLAITO, brings a vast wealth of knowledge and experience in tourism to the table. Weerasinghe has also represented SLAITO on the Board of the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) and the Tourism Strategic Committee from 2015 to 2019.

The Sri Lanka Association of Inbound Tour Operators (SLAITO) as the apex body in tourism is the representation of reputed inbound tour operators of Sri Lanka. SLAITO has so far been the most influential and guiding institution for the policymakers in Sri Lanka to overcome challenges faced and to place Sri Lanka in the world’s travel map while representing its members. 

SLAITO plays a vital role in all significant private sector decision-making forums and is affiliated to the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce. It is known as the only association that relates to inbound tourism where 90% of all inbound tourist influx is organised by the SLAITO membership. 

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