DFCC Bank signs MOU with the Fairway Galle Literary Festival as Official Banking Partner for FGLF 2018.

FGLF Announces 2018 Official Banking Partner – DFCC Bank

The Fairway Galle Literary Festival is pleased to announce DFCC Bank as the Official Banking Partner of the 2018 festival taking place in Galle, Sri Lanka from January 24th-28th, 2018.

FGLF 2018 Official Banking Partner - DFCC Bank.

FGLF Team at the MOU signing with Mr. Lakshman Silva (CEO – DFCC Bank), Mr. Thimal Perera (DCEO – DFCC Bank), Ms. Nilmini Gunaratne (VP Marketing – DFCC Bank), Ms. Nimesha Samarasinghe (Legal Officer – DFCC Bank).

DFCC Bank was set up in 1955 as Sri Lanka’s pioneer Development Finance Institution on the recommendation of the World Bank and is one of the oldest development banks in Asia. It is renowned for its project financing and SME financing expertise and has pioneered many new industries.

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About The Fairway Galle Literary Festival 2018

Fairway Galle Literary Festival 2018 - January 24-28 2018
The Fairway Galle Literary Festival returns to mark its 9th year, taking place from January 24th – 28th 2018.

The Festival will feature workshops, panel discussions, debates, poetry readings, cooking classes, theatre workshops and literary lunches during the day. The late evenings will feature poetry slams, jazz performances, wine tastings, art showings, photographic exhibitions and literary dinners.

A fun and engaging children’s programme also takes place for the younger literati during the day, in addition to several outreach programs.

The festival events take place at historical landmark locations, boutique hotels, and private properties in and around the UNESCO World heritage site of Galle Fort, Sri Lanka, making this festival truly an immersive cultural experience that celebrates literature and the arts.

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