Tikiri trip to Singapore successful
Seylan Bank, always in the forefront of inculcating the savings habit
among the younger generation, organised an innovative 3 months
promotion, titled "Tikiri trip to Singapore".
The promotion was conducted from 12th May to 12th August 2008
Any child for whom a deposit had been made to his/her new or existing
Tikiri Account in multiples of Rs. 500/- during the promotion period was
entitled to one chance in the draw per every Rs. 500/- deposited.
The Bank conducted a very successful promotion with a lot of
excitement as that of the "Tikiri Trip to Hong Kong" which was conducted
the previous year.
Accordingly 25 lucky kids with one parent each toured Disneyland in
2007. Likewise 25 lucky kids along with one parent each were taken on an
exciting trip to Singapore in December 2008.
SriLankan Airlines made the flight more attractive and enjoyable for
the children by providing them with gift parcels in-flight. Participants
also wore colourful branded T-shirts and caps provided by Seylan Tikiri
which duly captured the team spirit of the Seylan Tikiri Singapore
Brand Ambassador for Seylan Tikiri Ms. Sarala Kariyawasam - Child
Star of the academy award nominated movie "Water" was a livewire among
The tour party thoroughly enjoyed themselves and it was a memorable
event for many of them. All the children were overwhelmed with joy and
amusement at the site of the wonderful locations in Singapore.
Singapore Flyer, Night Safari, Jurong Bird Park, Sentosa Island's
amusements and the Discovery Centre.
Seylan Tikiri Brand Manager Ms. Dimmini Senaratne said that another
50 kids along with their families would enjoy a day's outing at "Leisure
Again, this full day's programme would also be a very exciting one
for the entire family and Seylan Bank would once again fulfill its
promises for the development of savings in the country by having
innovative promotions for account holders who constitute the younger
generation and the future of Sri Lanka.