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Air Asia, FITS, Hayleys bid for SriLankan Airlines

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On 31st October 2023 via international and local media, The Government of Sri Lanka (GOSL) acting through The Ministry of Finance, Economic Stabilization and National Policies called for Request for Qualification (RfQ) from potential investors for the acquisition of shares in SriLankan Airlines Limited.

The deadline for submission of proposals ended at 2pm on Monday, 22nd April 2024.

The RfQs received were considered by the Opening Committee appointed by the Special Cabinet Appointed Negotiating Committee.

6 RfQs were received from the following parties:

1. AirAsia Consulting Sdn. Bhd.

2. Dharshaan Elite Investment Holding (Pvt) Ltd

3. FITS Aviation (Private) Limited

4. Sherisha Technologies Private Limited

5. Treasure Republic Guardians Limited

6. Hayleys PLC

The RfQs will be evaluated as per the Special Guidelines on Divestiture of State-Owned Enterprises approved by the Cabinet of Ministers in July 2023.

International Finance Corporation, as Transaction Advisors for the divestiture of SriLankan Airlines Limited, will continue to advise GOSL.


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