Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Subway chain opens its first store in Sri Lanka
Thu, Jul 24, 2014, 11:36 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

July 24, Colombo- Subway, the US-based fast food franchise popular for its submarine sandwiches has opened its first store in Sri Lanka.

Subway has opened its first store in R.A.de Mel Mawatha in Colombo.

The co-franchise owner Asath Sebastian has said that the chain, known for its trademark submarine sandwiches and salads, plans to open 30-stores in Sri Lanka within next five years and double the number within another five years' time.

The firm plans to open two to three subway stores in Sri Lanka this year. It will start with launching Subway in Colombo and greater Colombo and will establish stores in major cities such as Kandy, Galle, Matara, and Ratnapura.

Subway, which has stores in over 100 countries worldwide, has invested US$ 500,000 in the venture.

The owner expects that the store will be a success with the tourists as well as locals since it is an international brand with a local taste.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
EU will extend the ban on LTTE, Sri Lankan PM says
-- [59 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka to strengthen economic and business relations with Sweden
-- [1 hour and 26 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka's legal intellect is 'simply silenced' - Asian Human Rights Commission
-- [1 hour and 49 minutes ago]
Sri Lankan PM pledges to uplift Northern Province communities
-- [3 hours ago]
ADMO Solar signs agreement with Sri Lanka Telecom
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka will work with friendly countries to maintain maritime cooperation
-- [4 hours ago]
Pakistan envoy expresses deep shock and grief over the demise of Sri Lankan President's youngest brother
-- [5 hours ago]
Russia, Sri Lanka resolve standoff over stranded research vessel in Colombo
Sri Lankan Tamil activist's daughter released from probation
Sri Lankan President's brother dies, funeral on Monday at Polonnaruwa

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.