Category: Local

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...

Sri Lankan student back home

Sri Lankan students in China: back to home

Around 60 Sri Lankan students residing in the city of Chengdu in Sichuan China are scheduled to return to the island today. Additional Secretary to the President Admiral Jayanath Colombage said the students are...

Colombo Parking fee

On-street parking has taken place in urban Colombo for as long as motor vehicles were running. Traditionally, parking fees were charged only when a traffic warden approached the vehicle with a parking ticket. Last...

The 5th Chinese Film Festival coming soon

Happy Chinese New Year – the 5th Chinese Film Festival organized by the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China and the National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka will be held from 23rd to...

Data Protection in Sri Lanka

Every day, a vast amount of information is transmitted, stored, and collected across the globe, enabled by the rise of computing and communication power. Technology and innovation have increased the need for privacy regulation,...