Category: Press Releases

TISL Press Releases

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19

Nov2018
Transparency International Sri Lanka observed with shock and dismay, the behavior of Members of Parliament over the past week. TISL wishes to highlight that in law, parliamentary privileges are not a cloak for criminal behavior. TISL is also concerned by the behavior of MPs towards law enforcement authorities on the premises of the ... Read More
November 19, 2018haritha
ciaboc

13

Nov2018
In light of the allegations made by President Maithripala Sirisena, in his statement on Sunday (11), over the ‘commercialisation’ of Members of Parliament, Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) urges the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption (CIABOC) to act swiftly to enforce the law and hold accountable persons ... Read More
November 13, 2018haritha
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29

Oct2018
Against the backdrop of multiple constitutional arguments that have been made for and against President Maithripala Sirisena’s decision to appoint Mahinda Rajapaksa MP to the office of Prime Minister, Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) wishes to remind the public and other stakeholders that the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka is ... Read More
October 29, 2018haritha
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16

Oct2018
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) has alerted the Commission of Inquiry (CoI) into Allegations of Large Scale Fraud & Malpractice in SriLankan Airlines to alleged corruption surrounding the controversial procurement of Airbus A350 aircraft by the national carrier. The German publication Der Spiegel has on repeated occasions flagged the allegations of bribery and corruption in the procurement of ... Read More
October 16, 2018haritha