SriLankan Airlines Presidential commission to begin probe in two weeks
ECONOMYNEXT – A presidential commission of inquiry into losses and alleged corruption at state-run SriLankan will start in two weeks, President Maithripala Sirisena had told trade unions.
The commission is also expected to make recommendations to fix problems.
Representatives from 05 out of 06 unions had met the president, a statement from his office said.
Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera and newly appointed Chairman Ranjith Fernando were also in the meeting.
SriLankan Airlines had made hundreds of millions of losses after Emirates was removed as managing shareholder by ex-President Mahinda Rajapaksa. (Colombo/Apr26/2018)