23rd March 2011, www.bloomberg.com, By Anusha Ondaatjie and Asantha Sirimanne
Marriott International Inc., the biggest U.S. hotelier, and Hyatt Hotels Corp. (H) inspected land in Sri Lanka’s southern district of Hambantota to build 200-room hotels each, Nalaka Godahewa, chairman of the Tourism Development Authority said today.
Sri Lanka has included these two properties in a “sports city” plan as part of its bid to host the 2018 Commonwealth Games, Godahewa said in a telephone interview.
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