Switzerland is the first country in Europe to relax its travel advisory. This comes after appeals from Sri Lankan leaders who are pushing for relaxations in order to try and mitigate the damage to the country’s blossoming tourism industry. In the aftermath of the terror attacks on several five star hotels and churches, estimates of over US$1bn in revenue losses to Sri Lanka’s tourist industry have been put forward by various officials.
Below is a tweet from the Swiss Ambassador to Sri Lanka explaining the changes to the Swiss travel advisory:
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