Category: Press Releases

TISL Press Releases

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Mar2005
Recently the media reported an unfortunate development leading to tension between the Secretary to the Treasury (ST) and the Auditor General, consequent to the ST being critical of the Auditor General of the critical reporting of the public sector. TISL reminds the ST that the primary duty of a legislative and ... Read More
March 1, 2005haritha

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Mar2005
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) has been consistently urging the government to effectively address the issue of Mega Cabinet as well as the extravagance enjoyed by the Ministers, and their families at the public expense. The media and political parties have recently raised valid questions on the excessive expenditure by one ... Read More
March 1, 2005haritha

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Mar2005
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) is seriously concerned with the deteriorating media freedom in the country. There have been several incidents in the recent past in country, where media personalities have been subject to death threats.Unfortunately three media personnel have been killed since 2005. In the latest of a series ... Read More
March 1, 2005haritha

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Mar2005
Transparency International Sri Lanka is appalled and disturbed to hear of the resignation of two of the most respected judges of the Supreme Court from the Judicial Services Commission (JSC), which is the primary body administering disciplinary matters of the minor judiciary in the country.The causes which lead to the ... Read More
March 1, 2005haritha