Obtaining the ownership of the domain name www.ceylontea.com from Lotte Goup of Companies from Seoul South Korea.
Obtaining the ownership of the domain name www.ceylontea.com is an important milestone that the Sri Lanka Tea Board achieved recently prior to this domain name www.ceylontea.com was fully owned by the multinational giant Lotte Group of Companies from South Korea.
The financial value of an important domain such as www.ceylontea.com is immeasurable in today’s business environment and also for Sri Lanka famous Who owns the National Brand “Ceylon Tea”.
Therefore Sri Lanka Tea Board together with the Sri Lanka Embassy in South Korea successfully negotiated with the Lotte Group to take over the ownership of the domain www.ceylontea.com to the Sri Lanka Tea Board at no cost.
In order to appreciate this socially responsible initiative of handing over the domain www.ceylontea.com to the Sri Lanka Tea board by the Lotte Group; Mr. Lucille Wijewardhane (Chairman) and Hiran Wijesinghe(Assistant Director IT) flew to South Korea and accept the ownership of this precious domain name.
SLTB chairman & Lotte chairman signed a MoU to hand over the domain name www.ceylontea.com to SLTB at lotte Head Office Seoul, South Korea on 09th August 2019. Mr.Jagath Abewarna (Former Minister Commercial) , Mr. Indika Hiran (Assistant Director IT) SLTB & Mrs.Rekha Mallikarachchi ( Minister Commercial) has participated in this event.