Work begins on Bahrain Sri Lankan six-star JV hotel
Sri Lanka's Department of Government Information has said that work on the island nation's first six-star hotel - a joint venture with Bahrain - has begun in the northern Kappitiya area. It is expected to begin operations from November 2011, Xinhua news agency reported. The hotel will cost $130m to develop, have 420 rooms and aims to be environmentally friendly.
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