Reforms with IMF would lead to many thousands of school dropouts

Future looks grim and gloomy for thousands of school dropouts, as severe economic crisis could further…

‘We’ll be left without a home’ A family’s desperate money decisions in Sri Lanka.

By Mohamed Rizwie, Fathima Maryam and Hassaan Shazuli Published On 23 Nov 202223 Nov 2022   What’s your money worth? A…

The ‘IMF Crisis’ in Korea and its lessons for Sri Lanka

One critical difference exists between the Korean and the Sri Lankan case studies. Korea has already…

India top lender to Sri Lanka in 2022

India has disbursed or agreed to give Sri Lanka 1.55 billion US dollars in 2022 to…

Budget speech a confession by a President responsible for country’s downfall: Handunnetti

Politician and National People Power (NPP) party’s economic council member Sunil Handunnetti says Budget presented by…

Dullas: SL foreign service involved in flesh trade?

By Saman Indrajith Dissident SLPP MP Dullas Alahapperuma, taking part in the ongoing Budget debate in…

“Funds taken for Development gone missing”

We believe they were stolen, deposited in foreign banks and laundered Everyone believes that the International…

Economic Bankruptcy & Political Instability

Inevitably denting Sri Lanka’s independence

By Latheef Farook – Sri Lanka is fast losing its independence gained in 1948 after four centuries of…

Sri Lanka analysts frown upon Wickremesinghe’s high defence budget

Sri Lanka’s budget experts raised concerns over higher defence allocation in 2023 budget and said the…

Sri Lanka has to rationalize spending, no point in just raising taxes: Treasury Secretary

ANTI-AUSTERITY: Under Revenue based fiscal consolidation involving austerity for the general public and anti-austerity for rulers…