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Sunday Observer
Sri Lanka secures $ 1.5 b IMF loanand enhancing the role of market forces in the economy. The government is commi
Sri Lanka secures $ 1.5 b IMF loan
Sunday Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
and enhancing the role of market forces in the economy. The government is committed to dealing quickly with the legacy of SriLankan Airlines, which continues to represent a drain on public finances after years of mismanagement. Going forward, key... Read more
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Daily News
‘SriLankan downfall due to financial mismanagement under MR’The SriLankan Airlines had fallen into a critical financial abyss during the Ra
‘SriLankan downfall due to financial mismanagement under MR’
Daily News / Posted yesterday
The SriLankan Airlines had fallen into a critical financial abyss during the Rajapaksa regime due to the purchase of 10 planes including airbuses on lease, improper management, political interference and unnecessary recruitment of employees,... Read more
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Daily News
PRECIFAC postpones recording of initial evidence regarding SriLankan AirlinesCorruption Abuse of Power State Resources and Priviledges (PRECIFAC) postponed
PRECIFAC postpones recording of initial evidence regarding SriLankan Airlines
Daily News / Posted yesterday
Corruption Abuse of Power State Resources and Priviledges (PRECIFAC) postponed recording of initial evidence regarding SriLankan Airlines for May 19 as SriLankan Airlines Regional Manager for Europe Manoj Vaas Gunawardene and his lawyer were... Read more
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Daily News
BIA Stage Two ready for tender2017 for urgent runway repairs.The airport will be closed for about six hours f
BIA Stage Two ready for tender
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
2017 for urgent runway repairs.The airport will be closed for about six hours from 9.00 a.m. for a period of three months. SriLankan Airlines CEO Suren Ratwatte told the Daily News that they have been informed of this development.This will create... Read more
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The Hindu
Sri Lankan Airlines to be revampedthe airlines to consider cancelling an order for four new aircraft The Sri Lan
Sri Lankan Airlines to be revamped
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
the airlines to consider cancelling an order for four new aircraft The Sri Lankan government has decided to restructure SriLankan Airlines and is looking for a suitable partner to run the national carrier, which has been in the red for the last... Read more
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Daily News
President bemoans plight of SriLankan AirlinesThe current plight of SriLankan Airlines is tragic, said President Maithripala
President bemoans plight of SriLankan Airlines
Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The current plight of SriLankan Airlines is tragic, said President Maithripala Sirisena. “The airline operates 21 planes, but it has thousands of workers. The airline is plagued with so many issues. The government should work together with another... Read more
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Daily News
Govt. seeks investor to bail outThe government is calling for proposals from interested parties to enter into a
Govt. seeks investor to bail out
Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The government is calling for proposals from interested parties to enter into a business venture with the national carrier SriLankan Airlines, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said. The Finance Ministry has already been instructed to call for... Read more
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examiner.com
SriLankan Airlines forced to abort flight due to security reasonsthe times that try men's souls." According to Singapore's police there were a n
SriLankan Airlines forced to abort flight due to security reasons
examiner.com / Posted 14 days ago
the times that try men's souls." According to Singapore's police there were a number of questionable passengers on board SriLankan Airlines flight UL 309 on Thursday April 14 that caused authorities to force the pilot to abort the flight and... Read more
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Daily News
Sri Lankan Airlines plane made to return to Singapore due to 'security reasons'five passengers for questioning, the statement said. Here is the full statemen
Sri Lankan Airlines plane made to return to Singapore due to 'security reasons'
Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
five passengers for questioning, the statement said. Here is the full statement posted by the airline on its website: "SriLankan Airlines flight UL 309 of April 14, 2016 was instructed to return to Changi International Airport due to security... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Sri Lankan to be re-vamped The government is looking at a suitable model with public-private partnership
Sri Lankan to be re-vamped
Sunday Observer / Posted 21 days ago
The government is looking at a suitable model with public-private partnership (PPP) to revive SriLankan Airlines. �The initial restructuring process will take six months from now,� Public Enterprise Development Minister... Read more
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Daily News
SriLankan may revamp aircraft orderSriLankan Airlines may look at resizing the order to purchase new aircrafts and
SriLankan may revamp aircraft order
Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
SriLankan Airlines may look at resizing the order to purchase new aircrafts and may also look at a sub lease, CEO of the national carrier, Suren Ratwatte said. Sri Lankan has ordered eight A350s with three due in 2016, one in 2017 and another four... Read more
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New Kerala
Sri Lanka to restructure national airline - newkerala.com #46333Colombo, April 7 : The Sri Lankan government on Thursday announced that it will
Sri Lanka to restructure national airline - newkerala.com #46333
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
Colombo, April 7 : The Sri Lankan government on Thursday announced that it will restructure its national carrier, SriLankan Airlines, which faces a debt of nearly $1 billion. Minister of Finance Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena said that although the... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Loss-making Srilankan seeks foreign partnerthe government announced the airline was unable to pay back nearly $1 billion i
Loss-making Srilankan seeks foreign partner
Sunday Observer / Posted 28 days ago
the government announced the airline was unable to pay back nearly $1 billion in debt. The country cannot afford to bear SriLankan Airlines' losses of 128 billion Sri Lankan rupees ($872 million) on top of its massive debt, International Trade... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Dearth of staff hits COPEtold the Sunday Observer. COPE has prioritised five institutions fur urgent st
Dearth of staff hits COPE
Sunday Observer / Posted 28 days ago
told the Sunday Observer. COPE has prioritised five institutions fur urgent study: Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB), SriLankan Airlines, Rakna Arakshaka Lanka, Central Bank and the Lanka Puthra Bank, due to their economic significance to the... Read more
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Daily News
SriLankan and CEB open the spigots of huge corruptionstuff of failure of the past government comes from the heights of corruption an
SriLankan and CEB open the spigots of huge corruption
Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
stuff of failure of the past government comes from the heights of corruption and maladministration the National Carrier, SriLankan Airlines, reached in the past years. The revelations from the initial inquiry made by COPE are the most shocking,... Read more
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Daily News
Quintessentially Exclusive Dinner with Marco Pierre WhiteWeek 2016 organised by the British High Commission in partnership with Cinnamon
Quintessentially Exclusive Dinner with Marco Pierre White
Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
Week 2016 organised by the British High Commission in partnership with Cinnamon Life, Trekurious, HSBC, Land Rover, Knorr, SriLankan Airlines, and Quintessentially Lifestyle - has been touring Sri Lanka to sample its rich biodiversity and of course... Read more
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Daily News
Public funds saved to the letternumber of people in delegations accompanying him. The President said everyone
Public funds saved to the letter
Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
number of people in delegations accompanying him. The President said everyone knew how our travel was abused in the past. SriLankan Airlines had incurred a colossal loss during the previous dispensation. SriLankan Airlines planes were specially... Read more
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Daily News
SriLankan Aviation College to relaunch in MaldivesAssociation (ICAO), the global governing body for the aviation industry. Over 1
SriLankan Aviation College to relaunch in Maldives
Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
Association (ICAO), the global governing body for the aviation industry. Over 1,00 graduates were awarded yesterday. SriLankan Airlines is burdened with a huge accumulated loss and the state has to pump huge amount money to up keep it said... Read more

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