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Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) officials had undertaken foreign tours with air tickets provided by Citi Bank and Deutsche Bank -- two foreign banks involved in the controversial oil hedging deal-- the report of the powerful Parliamentary Committee on Public Enterprise (COPE) presented in Parliament on Wedneday, 19 August stated. “Upon questioning ... Read More
August 20, 2009haritha


A recent report released by the Government Accountability Project (GAP), discusses corrupt privatizations in Sri Lanka. GAP, a 30 year-old public interest non-profit group based in Washington D.C  that promotes government and corporate accountability, is the leading whistleblower protection organization in the United States. Download Report
August 17, 2009haritha


"Fraud and corruption that big corporate companies have resorted to in acquiring State properties and evading taxes and controls have cost the public purse a whopping sum of over 1,000 billion rupees during twenty years from 1985 to 2005, General Secretary of the Democratic Left Front, Presidential Advisor and eminent ... Read More
July 8, 2009haritha



Focus on Corruption

The President and at least two top government officials referred to politicization and corruption in the state sector at recent seminars. Politicization of education highlighted On the eve of the launch of a report on corruption in education in Sri Lanka based on a study carried out by Transparency International Sri Lanka ... Read More
June 29, 2009haritha