Emirates buys Equity stake in Air Lanka

June 1998
Middle East;Jun98, Issue 279, p24
Reports that award-winning airline of the United Arab Emirates, has acquired a 40 per cent equity stake in the national carrier Air Lanka. Terms of the agreement; Who the agreement was signed by; Statement made by the Sri Lankan Government.


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