(Defence.LK , 17 Jan 2012, Colombo/ TRC.gov.lk, 17 Jan 2012 )
The first sod of earth was cut at an auspicious time yesterday (17th January) under the patronage of President’s Secretary Lalith Weerathunge for the building of Lotus tower, the highest multifunctional communication tower in South Asia.
Jayantha Kovilagodage, LBO, 10, Jan 2012, Colombo Jan 10, 2012 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s telecommunications regulator has drawn up a new policy that will regulate construction and use of transmission towers by mobile phone companies and radio and television stations. The Telecommunications Regulatory Commission is seeking approval of the Cabinet of ministers for the ‘National [...]
(TRC, 03 Jan, 2010)
The Telecommunication Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka (TRCSL) is engaged in planning the construction of a Multi – functional Telecommunication Tower and an Entertainment Centre, named as Colombo Lotus Tower, at the Beira Lake Waterfront in Colombo. The project has been approved by the Cabinet of Ministers. Plans are underway [...]
( [A]rchitectronics, Jan 2011, Colombo)
The construction of South Asia’s tallest multi-functional Tower ‘Lotus Tower’ will commence on January 20.
The proposed tower with an entertainment centre will be constructed at the Beira Lake water front in Colombo and the total height of the tower is 350 meters, a statement issued by the Sri [...]
(Sunday Observer, 8 Jan 2012, Colombo)
Sri Lanka is set to build the tallest tower in the South Asian region, which will be 26-metres taller than the Eiffel Tower and 17.4 metres taller than the 332.6-metre high Tokyo Tower.
The 350-metre high tower building, the promoters claim, will be visible to India and Bangladesh, said [...]
(The Nation, 13 Jan 2012, Colombo / Sunday Observer 15 Jan 2012, Colombo)
Number of newpapers carried new items confirming the foundation stone laying event will take place on jan 20th.
The nation has written on 13th Jan, ” The foundation stone for the ‘Nelum Kuluna’ multi -task transmission tower will be laid on January [...]
(Daily News, 06 Jan 2012, Colombo)
Construction of the Lotus Tower in Colombo for multi functional purposes including telecommunication needs and entertainment will commence early third week this month. It will be the tallest tower in South Asia and will be 350 metres in height.
The proposed tower with an investment of US $ 100 [...]
Construction of the Lotus Tower in Colombo for multi functional purposes including telecommunication needs and entertainment will commence early third week of this month. It will be the tallest tower in South Asia and will be 350 metres in height.
The proposed tower with an investment of US $ 100 million will comprise an [...]
Colombo Page 03 Dec 2011, Colombo: Sri Lanka’s Urban Development Authority targeting to promote tourism has planned to construct an attractive pedestrian promenade in the heart of the country’s capital Colombo.
Under the plan the waterfront area from the Beira Lake to D. R. Wijewardena Mawatha will be converted to a pedestrian promenade.
[Bandula Srimanne, The Sunday Times, 9 OCT 2011, Colombo]
The government is offering prime Colombo land at a mix of an installment cum upfront payment basis for a 99 year lease deal, a top official said. Prime, urban waterfront land adjoining the Beira Lake at D. R. Wijewardena Mawatha, Colombo 10 will be made available [...]
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