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Ishara S. Kodikara | AFP | Getty Images Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, center, speaks to supporters at the prime minister's official residence in Colombo on December 16, 2018, after he was reappointed as prime minister by Sri Lanka's president, the same man who fired him from the job nearly two months ago.

Travel Agencies in Sri Lanka can now book travel on Jetstar Airways, Australias new low-cost domestic carrier, following an agreement between the airline and Galileo International, a leading global distribution services company and subsidiary of Cendant Corporation.
Under the agreement, Galileo is providing a simplified level of GDS distribution to Jetstar to complement the carriers low-fare business model.

The agreement underlines Galileos commitment to offer subscribers a broad range of inventory including low-cost carriers such as Jetstar.rn

rnFrom May 25 Jetstar will open up a number of leisure routes between Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane to destinations such as the Whitsunday Coast, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Cairns and Tasmania. rn

rnUnlike other GDS connectivity solutions, Galileo permits agents to sell Jetstar flights in the same booking file as another carriers flights, making it easier for passengers to book inbound or outbound international flights together with Jetstar for the d