Committee on Public Accounts Report for the Fiscal Year 2018 of 844 Government Institutions Presented in Parliament
The Committee on Public Accounts report on 844 institutions of State, Provincial Councils and Local Government for the Fiscal Year of 2018, was tabled in Parliament by its Chairman, State Minister Lasantha Alagiyawanna.
That rep... Read more
Remove obstacles to uplift the local industry
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa instructed officials to take measures to uplift local industries and encourage investors by removing obstructions.
Issues related to the commencement of industries and their sustainability should be ... Read more
The Committee on Public Accounts report on 844 institutions of State, Provincial Councils and Local Government for the Fiscal Year of 2018, was tabled in Parliament by its Chairman, State Minister Lasantha Alagiyawanna. That report consists of over 800 pages. Public Accounting Systems, Financial Control and performance of Government Institutions are annually evaluated by a computer networking system and the report that was prepared accordingly was tabled by the Chairman. According to the computer networking system in evaluating the State, Provincial Councils and Local Government institutions functioning under the direction of the Committee on Public Accounts, nearly 110 organizations which have achieved a high performance will be presented with awards at the Parliamentary Complex under the patronage of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on the 28 th of February 2020. Under a concept of the Committee on Public Accounts of the 8th Parliament, a Computer Networking System to Evaluate the State, Provincial Councils and Local Government commenced in the year of 2016 based on the fiscal year of 2015 with a mission of streamlining financial and performance aspects of Government Institutions. This program has been successfully implemented in 2015, 2016, 2017 and continues for the fiscal year of 2018. The previous Awards Ceremonies to recognize the government institutions that have achieved a high performance was held under the patronage of the former President, Prime Minister and the Speaker of Parliament.
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa stated that his resolution is to transform Sri Lanka as the most favourable country for investments.
President addressing a meeting at the Presidential Secretariat with officials attached to the Mini... Read more
Public opening of Lotus Tower delayed owing to virus
The public opening of the Lotus Tower has been further delayed owing to the coronavirus.
Officials said that most Chinese employees attached to the project had returned to China for the traditional Chinese New Year.
Proje... Read more
German Parliamentary Delegation to visit Sri Lanka this week
A four-member delegation of the German Parliament led by Dr. Peter Ramsauer, Head of the Committee for Economic Cooperation and Development, is scheduled to pay an official visit to Sri Lanka from 19th to 24th of February.
The multi-party delegation together with German... Read more