The Public Enterprise Reforms Commission is to be restructured this year expanding its scope to include monitoring State investments.
The restructuring is expected to speedup the restructuring and privatisation of state enterprises while improving transparency in the process. rn
rnPERC Chairman Chrisantha Perera told LBR that over the years, the commission has been regarded only as a privatization body and lost its place as a monitoring and evaluating establishment altogether.rn
rnldblquote In every institution reform does not mean outright sale,
dblquote said Chrisantha Perera, Chairman, PERC.rn
rnldblquote This is the message that we would like to get across, that PERC is going look at restructuring in a professional way and come out with the best option that will achieve the objective of the institution concerned and the governments objective of reform,
dblquote he said.rn
rnPerera says the matter would be brought up soon at a key Economic Policy Committee meeting at the treasury for appr