Category: Press Releases

TISL Press Releases

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Mar2020
Following a preliminary inquiry, TISL’s Board of Directors had suspended the Integrity Icon 2018 Award presented to Dr. Wasantha Dissanayake, Director of the Apeksha Hospital.  Dr. Dissanayake was afforded the opportunity to appeal this decision and has chosen not to do so. TISL can therefore confirm that the award has been withdrawn.  
March 31, 2020haritha
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Mar2020
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) wrote to the Director of the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) in the UK on 6 March 2020, posing a series of queries pertaining to Sri Lanka's entitlement to compensation in the €3.6bn settlement reached with Airbus SE. This letter forms part of TISL's ongoing work ... Read More
March 11, 2020haritha
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Feb2020
Three years since its implementation, the Right to Information (RTI) Act continues to stand as an example of the transformative impact of progressive, pro-citizen legislation. RTI continues to impact the lives of thousands of citizens across the country by providing access to state-held information. The functioning of RTI has been ... Read More
February 3, 2020haritha
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Jan2020
Sri Lanka remains stagnant in the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI), compiled by Transparency International (TI), the global coalition against corruption. Sri Lanka has scored 38 on the CPI 2019 retaining the same score from the previous year; on a scale of 0 (highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean). The country’s ... Read More
January 23, 2020haritha