Category: Press Releases

TISL Press Releases

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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
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Oct2018
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) today launched an online platform to track the progress that has been made in key anti-corruption commitments made by the government. In May 2016, 43 governments and six international organisations met in London for the Anti-Corruption Summit, resulting in a bold Global Declaration Against Corruption. The Government of ... Read More
October 15, 2018haritha
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Oct2018
In response to the statement made by Alex Marshall, General Manager of the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Anti-Corruption Unit, Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) wishes to highlight the need to ensure transparency and public scrutiny in the process of investigating serious allegations of corruption at Sri Lanka Cricket. TISL Executive Director Asoka Obeyesekere said, “Whilst ... Read More
October 3, 2018haritha
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Oct2018
The passage of the National Audit Act in July marked a significant watershed for the public service in Sri Lanka, introducing a legal framework to promote fiscal accountability amongst those serving in the public sector. However, Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) wishes to re-iterate that as with the Right to ... Read More
October 2, 2018haritha