Legal

Pay Up

Nov 04, 2008 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s central bank said it has ordered four unlicensed finance companies that failed to register with the regulator to …

Bagged

Oct 13, 2008 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Supreme Court has halted a recent practice by the island’s top retail chains to charge for plastic bags, and …

Reversed

Oct 08, 2008 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Supreme Court has rapped a former president for abuse of power and reversed a controversial transfer of state land …

Bunker Saga

Oct 08, 2008 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s former Treasury Secretary P B Jayasundera was ordered to assure Supreme Court that he would not remain in public …

No Bail

September 5, 2008 (AFP) – Sri Lanka’s Chief Justice Sarath Silva Friday refused bail for a Buddhist monk and slammed fellow clergymen for not …

Appeal

Sep 01, 2008 (LBO) – The man who acted as translator for a condemned Sri Lankan teenaged girl in a Saudi court was not a native Tamil speaker, her lawyer …

Shock Waves

July 24, 2008 (LBO) – A landmark court ruling against Sri Lanka’s John Keells group involving the privatization of a profitable marine bunkering …

Aussie Arrest

July 16, 2008 (LBO) – Australian police have arrested the director of a Melbourne business school over links with Tamil Tigers following a request from …