Govt. MPs slam Cabinet, Finance Ministry

‘How come SLPA paid to Treasury just a faction of massive revenue earned in six years?’…

Spotlight on losses associated with so called development projects

Construction of the Hambantota Port began after obtaining a loan of 1320 million US$ from China…

Underhand deals and mafia generate fuel queues

According to CPC sources there is much corruption involved in the supply of fuel   The…

IMF’s talks with Sri Lanka must also focus on corruption, aid diversion: Mark Malloch-Brown

Sri Lanka has a history of diverting aid and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) must acknowledge…

Sri Lanka monetary meltdown: Steve Hanke on currency boards and flawed pegs

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka is now suffering the worst currency crisis in history of the island’s…

Why has PM Wickremesinghe not broached Gulf States to help solve fuel crisis?

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe    Given the dire struggle for fuel and gas worsening by the…

Govt. going round in circles as crises worsen

“How often the great interests of society are sacrificed to the vanity, to the conceit and…

SL’s average household income makes shocking revelation about poverty level

Poorest 40% families earn only Rs.26,931, not enough even to put 3 meals on their table…

UN warns Sri Lanka could face ‘full-blown humanitarian emergency’

The United Nations warned that cash-strapped Sri Lanka’s unprecedented economic crisis could develop into a dire…

Asia-Pacific, Development & Aid, Featured, Headlines, Humanitarian Emergencies, Poverty & SDGs, TerraViva United Nations Should Sri Lanka Join the Ranks of the “Poorest of the World’s Poor”? By Thalif Deen

The long lines for kerosene, used in cooking, which is in short supply island-wide. Credit: Sunday…