Sri Lanka cash-strapped state plans 14,000-acre land grab in currency crisis: report

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s agriculture authorities are planning to grab 14,000 acres of paddy, violating property…

Forfeit assets of plunderers of govt., Treasury, and people will pay higher taxes

I have no data to support my contention but I have the suspicion that ordinary people…

40 percent of Sri Lanka’s house holds income drop from Jun to Dec: FAO report

ECONOMYNEXT – Four in every 10 households in Sri Lanka experienced a reduction in their incomes from June…

Prisoners to become farmers in crisis-hit Sri Lanka as rice imports banned By NESHELLA PERERA

Sri Lanka’s prisoners will be trained for modern agricultural practices with international support amid the government’s…

Shock revelations on Sri Lanka ministers’ electric defaults

By NESHELLA PERERA ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s ex-ministers have run up massive electricity bills by when they…

Thieves of the soil

The government is determined to allow a rogue foreign company to exploit the Aruwakkalu ilmenite deposit…

At last, select committee to PROBE Economic Killers

KALI Gesture at Woman MP   According to news flash and revelations by President, business tycoons…

Children go hungry as food prices soar

By Archana Shukla (BBC) The three-year-old is losing weight and complains of leg pains and weakness. The…

Impoverished Sri Lankans are selling assets, eating less: WFP

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lankans thrown into poverty in the worst currency collapse in the history of…

Drug supplies at state hospitals hit rock bottom

By Sujeewa Thathsara Main hospitals in the country only have medicines adequate for a few days,…