Japanese firm establishes first footprint in Hikkaduwa with 30-room Bansei by Hotel J

The first tourist resort of the Maithri-era was opened on Friday thanks to an important initiative by Japanese investor Bansei Securities in partnership with Jetwing.

The 30-room Bansei by Hotel J was ceremoniously opened by President Maithripala Sirisena-Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe’s Government’s new Tourism and Sports Minister Navin Dissanayake along with Japanese Ambassador Nobuhito Hobo.

The hotel is latest venture of Bansei Royal Resorts Hikkaduwa Plc, a subsidiary of Bansei Securities Ltd., of Japan, which has investments in Sri Lanka’s financial services industry. The resort is managed by leisure industry giant Jetwing which also marks its entry into the tourist hub of Hikkaduwa.

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