Sri Lanka in talks with China's Alibaba to promote online sales of Ceylon Tea
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
COLOMBO, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- Sri Lanka's government is in talks with China's e-commerce giant, Alibaba, to promote online sales of the country's popular Ceylon tea, a local media reported Sunday.
The move was one of the ways in which the Export Development Board (EDB) is supporting the tea industry to increase sales, Jeevani Siriwardene, director-general of the EDB told the Colombo International Tea Convention held in Colombo.
"We have started initial talks with Alibaba to supply Ceylon tea th ...