Category: Local

Local fishermen under threat!

The import of large stocks of fish have posed problems to local fishermen. Over the last few days, these stocks of fish have been brought to the Dikkowita Fisheries Harbour. The government has permitted...

Girls in STEM: How is Sri Lanka Faring?

Sri Lanka is well recognized as a leader in gender-equal education in the developing world; World Bank statistics show that primary and secondary school enrollments and completion rates are similar for girls and boys,...

EPF loose Rs 17.4bn of your money?

The Employer’s Provident Fund posted a marked to market loss of approximately 17.4 billion rupees, for the shares it held in 83 listed companies. The EPF’s equity portfolio’s marked to market loss of Rs.17.4...

Methodology for calculations flawed

The release of the five volumes of the Forensic Audit Report on the Issuance of Bonds and the investments made on account of the EPF to parliament last week has – as is par...

What has GoSL done about it thus far?

People from 54 cities in China will NOT be permitted to travel to Sri Lanka without prior approval, the Immigration and Emigration Department said today. All passengers flying into the country from China are...