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September

South-South Investment: A Necessary Synergy with Development Finance – Blog Article by Kithmina Hewage to mark International Day for South-South Cooperation on 12 September 2017

Daily Mirror, 12 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format  243 KB ]

Daily FT, 12 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format 339  KB ]

Ceylon Today, 12 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format  2MB ]

The Island, 15 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format  367 KB ]

ADB-ATTN Development Forum 2017 – Media Coverage

Economynext, 20 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format 992 KB ]

Economynext, 20 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format 1MB ]

Daily Mirror, 21 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format  164 KB ]

Ceylon Today, 21 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format  2MB ]

Daily FT, 21 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format  3MB ]

Daily FT, 22 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format  951 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 22 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format 308  KB ]

Ceylon Today, 24 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format  2MB ]

Sunday Observer, 24 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format 164 KB ]

Economy Next, 23 October 2017[ Article PDF Format  2MB ]

IPS Auditorium Named After Late Dr. Saman Kelegama – IPS Press Release

Daily Mirror, 27 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format  1MB]

Daily FT, 27 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format  515 KB ]

Ceylon Today, 27 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format 533 KB ]

August

Living Wage Study for the Estate Sector, Sri Lanka: Stakeholder Validation Workshop – IPS Concept Note / IPS Press Release / Media Coverage

Daily Mirror, 22 August 2017[ Article PDF Format  2MB ]

Daily FT, 23 August 2017[ Article PDF Format  84 KB ]

Ceylon Today, 25 August 2017[ Article PDF Format  371 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 28 August 2017[ Article PDF Format 2 MB ]

Daily FT, 28 August 2017[ Article PDF Format  1MB]

The Hindu, 09 Sept. 2017[ Article PDF Format  1MB ]

An Uphill Battle for Sri Lanka: Addressing the Loss and Damage of Climate-Induced DisastersClimateNet Article by Kanchana Wickramasinghe and Athula Senaratne

Ceylon Today, 25 August 2017[ Article PDF Format  2MB ]

Daily Mirror, 28 August 2017[ Article PDF Format  2MB ]

The Island, 31 August 2017[ Article PDF Format 419 KB ]

July

Path to Skills Development: Helping Sri Lankan Youth Navigate the Hurdle of O-Level – Blog Article by Ashani Abayasekara and Nisha Arunatilake to mark World Youth Skills Day on 15 July 2017

Ceylon Today, 16 July 2017[ Article PDF Format  2MB ]

Daily Mirror, 18 July 2017[ Article PDF Format  544 KB ]

Nation, 22 July 2017[ Article PDF Format 68 KB ]

June

Connecting People to Nature: A Need of the Hour for Sri LankaBlog Article by Kanchana Wickramasinghe to mark World Environment Day on 05 June 2017

Daily Mirror, 05 June 2017[ Article PDF Format  2MB ]

The Island, 05 June 2017[ Article PDF Format 376 KB ]

Ceylon Today, 05 June 2017[ Article PDF Format  1MB ]

Daily FT, 05 June 2017[ Article PDF Format 200 KB ]

Regional Economic Integration in the Bay of BengalBlog Article by Saman Kelegama to mark 20 years since the establishment of BIMSTEC on 06 June 2017

The Island, 06 June 2017[ Article PDF Format 356 KB ]

Ceylon Today, 06 June 2017[ Article PDF Format  1MB]

Daily FT, 06 June 2017[ Article PDF Format  822 KB ]

Nation, 10 June 2017[ Article PDF Format  107 KB ]

Oceans and Sri Lanka’s Future: Towards a Blue EconomyBlog Article by Athula Senaratne to mark World Oceans Day on 08 June 2017

Daily FT, 07 June 2017[ Article PDF Format  721KB ]

Daily Mirror, 08 June 2017[ Article PDF Format 2MB  ]

Ceylon Today, 08 June 2017[ Article PDF Format  1MB ]

The Island, 12 June 2017[ Article PDF Format 363 KB ]

Nation, 17 June 2017[ Article PDF Format 134  KB ]

May

World No Tobacco Day: Where Does Sri Lanka Stand?Blog Article by G. D. Dayaratne to mark World No Tobacco Day on 31 May 2017

The Island, 31 May 2017[ Article PDF Format 141 KB ]

April

Managing Wastewater in Sri Lanka: An Uncomfortable Reality – Blog Article by Athula Senaratne to mark World Water Day on 22 March 2017

The Nation, 01 April 2017[ Article PDF Format  229 KB ]

IPS assists MCC in identifying binding constraints on access to land – IPS Press Release

Daily FT, 06 April 2017[ Article PDF Format 200 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 11 April 2017[ Article PDF Format 110 KB ]

The Island, 11 April 2017[ Article PDF Format 67 KB ]

Breaking the Silence on Depression: Challenging Task for Sri Lanka – Blog Article by Samanthi Bandara to mark World Health Day on 07 April 2017

The Island, 07 April 2017[ Article PDF Format 110 KB ]

Daily FT, 07 April 2017[ Article PDF Format 113 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 07 April 2017[ Article PDF Format  143 KB ]

Consumer Rights Day 2017 Forum on ‘Consumer Rights in the Digital Age’

The Island, 09 April 2017[ Article PDF Format 158 KB ]

Role of IPRs in Stimulating Innovations – Blog Article by Dilani Hirimuthugodage to mark World IP Day on 26 April 2017

Daily FT, 26 April 2017[ Article PDF Format  410 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 27 April 2017[ Article PDF Format  248 KB ]

Ceylon Today, 28 April 2017[ Article PDF Format 226 KB ]

March

Consumer Rights Day 2017 Forum on ‘Consumer Rights in the Digital Age’ –IPS Press Release and media coverage

Economy Next, 16th March 2017[ Article PDF Format 200 KB ]

Economy Next, 17th March 2017[ Article PDF Format  160 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 17th March 2017[ Article PDF Format 239 KB ]

The Island, 18th March 2017[ Article PDF Format 145 KB ]

Ceylon Today, 19th March 2017[ Article PDF Format 202 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 20th March 2017[ Article PDF Format 218 KB ]

Daily FT, 20th March 2017[ Article PDF Format  413 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 22nd March 2017[ Article PDF Format  181 KB ]

Managing Wastewater in Sri Lanka: An Uncomfortable RealityBlog Article by Athula Senaratne to mark World Water Day on 22nd March 2017

Daily FT, 21 March 2017[ Article PDF Format 199 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 22 March 2017[ Article PDF Format 245 KB ]

Asian Sun, 24 March 2017[ Article PDF Format  236 KB ]

World TB Day 2017: Unite to End TuberculosisBlog Article by Yolanthika Ellepola to mark World TB Day on 24th March 2017

Daily Mirror, 24 March 2017 [ Article PDF Format 239 KB ]

The Island, 24 March 2017 [ Article PDF Format  145 KB ]

Daily FT, 24 March 2017 [ Article PDF Format 312 KB ]

February

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November

Fiscal Policy for Growth: Sustainable Financing for Development

Daily FT, 4th November 2016              [ Article PDF Format  847 KB ]

The Island, 6th November 2016           [ Article PDF Format  372 KB ]

Promoting exports and FDI under financing constraints

Daily FT, 9th November 2016             [ Article PDF Format  907 KB ]

Intellectual Property Rights as a Tool for Enhancing Ecotourism in Sri Lanka 

South Asia Monitor, 1st November 2016    [ Article PDF Format  190 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 2nd November 2016              [ Article PDF Format  1300 KB ]

The Island, 3rd November 2016                [ Article PDF Format  460 KB ]

Burning Health Costs for Poor in Sri Lanka 

Daily News, 18th Novemember 2016  [ Article PDF Format  636 KB ]

Daily FT, 18th November 2016           [ Article PDF Format  776 KB ]

Crop Insurance: Is it Workable in Sri Lanka? 

The Island, 22nd November 216          [ Article PDF Format  347 KB ]

Economy Next, 23rd November 2016  [ Article PDF Format 928 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 23rd November 2016       [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

Trade is Not Just for Big Businesses: Role of Sri Lankan SMEs in Trade 

Daily Mirror, 29th November 2016     [ Article PDF Format  902 KB ]

The Island, 30th November 2016      [ Article PDF Format  333 KB ]

Daily News, 30th November 2016    [ Article PDF Format   1690 KB ]

Daily FT, 30th November 2016         [ Article PDF Format  1730 KB ]

October

Sri Lanka State of the Economy 2016 Report

Sri Lanka: State of the Economy 2016’ argues for sound fiscal policy setting 

The Island, 24th October 2016   [ Article PDF Format  337 KB ]

Daily FT,   26th October 2016    [ Article PDF Format  304 KB ]

Policy Perspectives

Daily FT, 22nd October 2016     [ Article PDF Format  809 KB ]

World Mental Health Day 2016: Why Sri Lanka Need Comprehensive and Integrated Responses to Mental Health Issues

The Island, 10th October 2016      [ Article PDF Format  429 KB ]

Daily FT, 10th October 2016         [ Article PDF Format  853 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 10th October 2016     [ Article PDF Format  1180 KB ]

Regulating Financial Services for the Poor in Sri Lanka: A Closer Look at the Long-Awaited 

Daily News, 17th October 2016     [ Article PDF Format 1380 KB ]

Daily FT, 17th October 2016          [ Article PDF Format  644 KB ]

The Island, 17th October 2016       [ Article PDF Format  327 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 17th October 2016    (Link Unavailable)

Septemeber

The Red Dragon’s Leap: China’s 13th Five Year Plan and its Implications on Sri Lanka 

Daily Mirror, 8th September 2016   [ Article PDF Format  846 KB ]

The Island, 8th September 2016    [ Article PDF Format  321 KB ]

Daily News, 9th September 2016  [ Article PDF Format  234 KB ]

South-South Cooperation – A New Lease of Life for Developing Countries

Daily Mirror,  12th September 2016   [ Article PDF Format  522 KB ]

Daily FT,  12th September 2016       [ Article PDF Format  300 KB ]

The Island,  12th Septemeber 2016   [ Article PDF Format  300 KB ]

Making Sri Lankan Tourism Accessible for All 

The Island,  27.09.2016    [ Article PDF Format  299 KB ]

Daily FT, 27.09.2016        [ Article PDF Format   KB ]

Daily Mirror, 27.09.2016    [ Article PDF Format   KB ]

August

Green Shine in New Star Ratings of Sri Lankan Hotels 

The Island, 8th August 2016     [ Article PDF Format  682 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 8th August 2016   [ Article PDF Format  840 KB ]

Daily FT, 9th August 2016        [ Article PDF Format  328 KB ]

Economics of the Olympics 

The Island, 11th August 2016      [ Article PDF Format 741 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 12th August 2016     [ Article PDF Format 1360 KB ]

Daily FT, 13th August 2016          [ Article PDF Format  1720 KB ]

Daily News, 15th August 2016     [ Article PDF Format 448 KB ]

Sri Lanka’s Tourism Industry and the Foreign Ownership Debate 

Daily Mirror, 19th August 2016  [ Article PDF Format 739 KB ]

Daily FT, 19th August 2016       [ Article PDF Format 1350 KB ]

The Island, 21st August 2016    [ Article PDF Format 736 KB ]

ICT for Development: Why Sri Lanka Needs to Address the Gender Digital Divide 

Daily Mirror, 25th August 2016    [ Article PDF Format  727 KB ]

The Island, 15th August 2016     [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

Daily News, 26th August 2016    [ Article PDF Format 425 KB ]

Barriers Beyond Tariffs: Sri Lanka’s Exports to China 

The Island, 29th August 2016    [ Article PDF Format 418 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 30th August 2016  [ Article PDF Format 617 KB ]

Daily FT, 30th August 2016       [ Article PDF Format 1280 KB ]

July

Sri Lanka’s Extended Fund Facility Arrangement with the IMF: It’s Mostly Fiscal 

Daily FT, 8th July 2016                        [ Article PDF Format 1002 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 8th July 2015 (Link Unavailable)

The Island, 9th July                             [ Article PDF Format 1063 KB ]

The Sunday Island, 10th July 2016       [ Article PDF Format  370 KB ]

The Sunday Observer, 10th July 2016   [ Article PDF Format  832 KB ]

Latest IPS study calls for new definition for urbanisation in Sri Lanka 

Daily FT, 26th July 2016      [ Article PDF Format 229 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 26th July 2016 (Link Unavailable)

The Island, 27th July 2016   [ Article PDF Format  310 KB ]

June

Can Sri Lanka Eradicate Poverty and Reduce Income Inequality by 2030?

The Island, 3rd June 2016                     [ Article PDF Format  760 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 6th June 2016                   [ Article PDF Format  1260 KB ]

The Sunday Observer, 12th June 2016  [ Article PDF Format 340 KB ]

Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet: Cleaning up Marine Debris from Natural Disasters 

Daily FT, 8th June 2016        [ Article PDF Format  1350 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 8th June 2016    [ Article PDF Format  805 KB ]

The Island, 8th June 2016      [ Article PDF Format  384 KB ]

 

World Elders Abuse Awareness Day: Sri Lanka’s Greying Economy — An Impending Problem

The Island, 15th June 2016    [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

Daily Mirror, 15th June 2016  [ Article PDF Format  864 KB ]

China’s One Belt One Road Initiative: Implications for Sri Lanka 

Daily Mirror, 23rd June 2016    [ Article PDF Format  620 KB ]

Daily FT, 23rd June 2016         [ Article PDF Format  385 KB ]

The Island, 23rd June 2016      [ Article PDF Format  378 KB ]

Brexit: The Not-So-United Kingdom

The Sunday Observer, 26th June 2016  [ Article PDF Format  199 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 27th June 2016                 [ Article PDF Format  800 KB ]

Daily FT, 27th June 2016                       [ Article PDF Format 1205 KB ]

The Island, 27th June 2016                   [ Article PDF Format 454 KB ]

Daily News, 28th June 2016                  [ Article PDF Format  893 KB ]

Implementing Green Goals in SDGs in Sri Lanka 

Daily Mirror, 30th June 2016  [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

The Island, 3rd July 2016      [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

Sri Lanka at the G7 Summit – What did it all mean? By Kithmina Hewage

Daily FT, 9th June 2016  [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

May

Will TPP Lead to Trade Diversion from Sri Lanka? 

Daily FT, 11th May 2016         [ Article PDF Format 1003 KB ]

The Island, 11th May 2016      [ Article PDF Format  439 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 11th May 2016     (Link Unavailable)

Attracting Foreign Direct Investment to Sri Lanka: The Need for Proactive Investor Facilitation 

Daily FT, 27th May 2016          [ Article PDF Format  737 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 27th May 2016      [ Article PDF Format  753 KB ]

The Island, 29th May 2016       [ Article PDF Format  411 KB ]

April

Can We Produce Better Estimates of Urbanization in Sri Lanka?

Daily Mirror    04.07.2016

The Island     05.07.2016

Daily FT       06.07.2016

Beat Diabetes in Sri Lanka: Too Much Sugar is Not that Sweet

The Island, 6th April 2016     [ Article PDF Format 364 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 7th April 2016    [ Article PDF Format  1290 KB ]

Daily FT, 7th April 2016        [ Article PDF Format  1300 KB ]

Newly Released IPS Study Recommends a Number of Trade-related Issues towards Strengthening Bilateral Trade between Sri Lanka & India

Daily FT, 8th April 2016      [ Article PDF Format  255 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 8th April 2016  [ Article PDF Format  338KB ]

Has the US Turned Against Free Trade Agreements, Article by Kithmina Hewage

The Diplomat, 7th April 2016  [ Article PDF Format  214 KB ]

Re-orientation of External Trade Towards Global Production Networks – An Urgent Need for Sri Lanka 

The Island, 17th April 2016    [ Article PDF Format 466 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 18th April 2016   [ Article PDF Format 565 KB ]

Daily FT, 18th April 2016 (Link Unavailable)

Yield Vs. Cost: The Difference between Organic and Inorganic Farming in Sri Lanka 

Daily News, 21st April2016   [ Article PDF Format  921 KB ]

The Island, 21st April 2016    [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

Daily FT, 22nd April 2016      [ Article PDF Format  562 KB ]

National Workshop on Food Value Chain Development 

Daily Mirror, 8th April 2016   [ Article PDF Format  185 KB ]

The Island, 11th April 2016    [ Article PDF Format 557 KB ]

The Island, 17th April 2016    [ Article PDF Format  325 KB ]

Sri Lanka’s Invisible Children: The Need for Inclusive Education for Children with Special Needs 

The Island, 25th April 2016    [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

Daily Mirror, 26th April 2016   [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

March

World Kidney Day 2016: What More Can Sri Lanka Do To Save Lives? 

Daily FT, 10th March 2015              [ Article PDF Format 766 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 11th March 2016          [ Article PDF Format 377 KB ]

East Asia Forum15th March 2016   [ Article PDF Format 280 KB ]

The Island, 4th April 2016                [ Article PDF Format 376 KB ]

World Consumer Rights Day Forum 2016 

Daily Mirror, 17th March 2016                 [ Article PDF Format 344 KB]

The Island, 17th March 2016                   [ Article PDF Format 307 KB]

Lanka Information18th March 2016       [ Article PDF Format 102 KB]

Daily Mirror, 21st March 2016                 [Article PDF Format 179 KB]

Sunday Observer, 20th March 2016        [Article PDF Format 157 KB]

The Island, 22nd March 2016                 [ Article PDF Format 391KB]

Better Water, Sustainable Agriculture and Better Lives for Sri Lanka: Article to Mark World Water Day 2016 

The Island, 21st March 2016   [ Article PDF Format 486KB ]

Daily Mirror, 23rd March 2016 [ Article PDF Format 1002 KB ]

February

Transforming “Manpower Employment” to Decent Work of Greater Quality 

Daily Mirror, 23rd February 2016  [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

The Island, 27th February 2016    [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

Lecture on ‘Global Production Sharing:  Implications for Trade and Investment’ 

Economy Next, 5th February 2016        [ Article PDF Format 734 KB ]

Sunday Observer, 7th February 2016    [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

The Island, 7th February 2016              [ Article PDF Format 265 KB ]

Economy Next, 8th February 2016        [ Article PDF Format 1260 KB ]

Indian Ocean Rim Association Whale and Dolphin Watching Workshop 

Economy Next, 25th February 2016   [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

The Island, 2nd March 2016              [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

Daily FT, 3rd March 2016                  [ Article PDF Format 1770 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 3rd March 2016             [ Article PDF Format 486 KB ]

LBO, 3rd March 2016                        [ Article PDF Format  1440 KB ]

Front Page, 3rd March 2016               [ Article PDF Format 404 KB ]

Newsfirst4th March 2016 (video – 15:02 onwards)

Regional Economic Integration in the Bay of Bengal – Article by Dr. Saman Kelegama 

Daily Star, 25th February 2016  [ Article PDF Format 261 KB ]

January

EU – Sri Lanka Trade Seminar

Daily Mirror, 25th January 2016             [ Article PDF Format  578 KB ]

Economy Next, 28th January 2016      [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

Sunday Times31st January 2016       [ Article PDF Format 195 KB ]

Pakistan-Sri Lanka FTA: A brief look at the first decade of operation – Guest Column by Dr. Saman Kelegama

Daily FT, 4th January 2016 [ Article PDF Format 2016  KB ]

 

Sri Lanka should look at IMF package seriously: Kelegama 

LBO, 21st January 2016 [ Article PDF Format  640 KB ]

Economist warns of tougher austerity measures from IMF 

Daily Mirror, 22nd January 2016 [ Article PDF Format  472 KB ]

Sri Lanka IMF Talks Points to Austerity Ahead: Economist 

Economy Next, 25th January 2016  [ Article PDF Format  1019 KB ]

Crisis of remittances and jobs in West Asia 

Sunday Times, 31st January 2016  [ Article PDF Format  195 KB ]

2015ExpandShow less

December

Sri Lanka opens the door to economic reform – Article by Dushni Weerakoon

Daily Mirror, 28th December 2016  [ Article PDF Format  814 KB ]

The 8th South Asian Economic Summit 

The Express Tribune, 7th December 2015     [ Article PDF Format 675 KB ]

Pakistan Today, 8th Deccember 2015           [ Article PDF Format 189 KB ]

The Express Tribune, 9th December 2015     [ Article PDF Format 281 KB ]

Health Sector Reforms – Summary of SOE Chapter

Daily Mirror, 10th December 2015    [ Article PDF Format 161  KB ]

The Island, 13th December 2015     [ Article PDF Format 362 KB ]

Ensuring the Rights of Our Children: What More Can We Do? 

Daily Mirror, 17th December 2015  [ Article PDF Format 1100 KB ]

The Island, 20th December 2015   [ Article PDF Format 420 KB ]

Upfront incentives: Carrot for migrants and cash for others: Article to mark International Migration Day 

Daily Mirror, 18th December 2015     [ Article PDF Format 1500 KB ]

The Island, 18th December 2015       [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

Daily News, 18th December 2015     [ Article PDF Format 1700 KB ]

Daily FT, 18th December 2015         [ Article PDF Format 116 KB ]

The Nation, 20th December 2015      [ Article PDF Format 268 KB ]

Fostering an innovative entrepreneurial Sri Lanka

Daily Mirror, 22nd December 2015     [ Article PDF Format 1250 KB ]

Newsfirst, 23rd December 2015         [ Article PDF Format 910 KB ]

The Island, 27th December 2015       [ Article PDF Format 504  KB ]

Daily FT, 5th January 2015               [ Article PDF Format  283 KB ]

The Nation, 10th January 2015          [ Article PDF Format 563 KB ]

2016 economic growth seen lower at 5.0-5.5 per cent, says IPS chief 

Sunday Times, 27th December 2015   [ Article PDF Format 490 KB ]

November

Economic Reforms in Sri Lanka: Political Economy and Institutional Challenges

Daily Mirror, 3rd November 2015   [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

The Island, 8th November 2015    [ Article PDF Format 409 KB ]

Labour Market Reforms for Growth

The Island, 16th November 2015      [ Article PDF Format 743 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 16th November 29015   [ Article PDF Format 470 KB ]

Doing Business in Sri Lanka: Investment Climate and Challenges Ahead

Daily FT, 26th November 2015         [ Article PDF Format 961 KB ]

The Island, 29th November 2015      [ Article PDF Format 239 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 28th November 2015    [ Article PDF Format 633 KB ]

Colombo Hosts Regional Workshop on Trade in Services 

Daily Mirror, 24th November 2015  [ Article PDF Format 572 KB ]

October

Should the Sri Lankan Government Be in the Business of Running An Airline? 

Daily Mirror, 6th October 2015  [ Article PDF Format 651 KB ]

Daily News, 7th October 2015  [ Article PDF Format 422 KB ]

Daily FT, 9th October 2015       [ Article PDF Format 589 KB ]

Food Security: Does it Matter for Sri Lanka? 

Newsfirst, 28th October 2015

The Island, 4th November 2015    [ Article PDF Format 359 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 4th November 2015   [ Article PDF Format 792 KB ]

Eliminating Pension Anomalies – Reaching Beyond Public Servants  – National Pensions Day 2015 

Daily FT, 8th October 2015        [ Article PDF Format 827 KB ]

The Island, 8th October 2015     [ Article PDF Format 315 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 8th October 2015   [ Article PDF Format 1310 KB ]

The Nation, 11th October 2015  [ Article PDF Format 400 KB ]

Sri Lanka: Sate of the Economy 2015 Launch 

LBO, 21st October 2015                      [Article PDF Format 1115 KB ]

LBO, 21st October 2015                      [Article PDF Format  862 KB ]

Newsfirst,  21stOctober 2015               [Article PDF Format  570 KB ]

Daily News22nd Octoeber 2015         Article PDF Format  205 KB ]

Sunday Times25th October 2015        [ Article PDF Format 428 KB ]

Sunday Observer, 25th October 2015    [ Article PDF Format 194 KB ]

Daily FT, 26th October 2015                [ Article PDF Format 1920 KB ]

The Island, 26th October 2015             Article PDF Format 481 KB ]

LBO28th October 2015                      [ Article PDF Format 900 KB ]

National Consultation on Pensions in Sri Lanka 

The Island , 26th October 2015  [ Article PDF Format 358KB ]

Daily FT28th October 2015     [ Article PDF Format 680 KB ]

LBO, 29th October 2015           [ Article PDF Format 651 KB ]

September

Removing Barriers to Trade to Promote Women’s Participation in Spice and Coir Value Chains in Sri Lanka

Daily Mirror, 11th September 2015     [ Article PDF Format 495 KB ]

The Island, 13th September 2015      Article PDF Format 270 KB ]

The Nation, 19th September 2015      [ Article PDF Format 200 KB ]

Insights into Sri Lanka’s Re-based GDP Estimates 

The Island, 22nd September 2015     [ Article PDF Format  473 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 22nd September 2015   [ Article PDF Format  720 KB ]

The Nation, 26th September 2015    [ Article PDF Format  165 KB ]

Millions of Tourists, Millions of Opportunities – Article to Mark World Tourism Day 2015

The Nation, 27th September 2015     [ Article PDF Format 198 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 29th September 2015    [ Article PDF Format 415 KB ]

The Island, 4th October 2015           [ Article PDF Format 368 KB ]

“Pinnawala Express” twice weekly luxury bus service launched to popular Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

Sunday Times, 4th October 2015

Opportunities for Billions of Tourists 

Divaina, 1st October 2015

August

Child Poverty: Who are the Poorest Children in Sri Lanka?

Daily Mirror, 1st August 2015      [ Article PDF Format  791 KB ]

The Island, 2nd August 2015      [ Article PDF Format  274 KB ]

The Nation, 22nd August 2015    [ Article PDF Format  195 KB ]

The Road to Becoming an Energy Independent Country: Can We Deliver? 

The Island, 5th August 2015   [ Article PDF Format   KB ]

The Nation, 8th August 2015  [ Article PDF Format  209 KB ]

Sri Lanka’s election pledges: do we really need that many new jobs? 

The Island, 14th August 2015     [ Article PDF Format 491  KB ]

Daily FT, 17th August 2015       [ Article PDF Format  761 KB ]

The Nation, 22nd August 2015   [ Article PDF Format  376 KB ]

Facilitating Trade between Sri Lanka and India 

Daily Mirror, 26th August 2015    [ Article PDF Format 928  KB ]

Daily FT, 26th August 2015        [ Article PDF Format  1400 KB ]

The Nation, 29th August 2015    [ Article PDF Format   KB ]

The Island, 30th August 2015     [ Article PDF Format  357 KB ]

July

Too Much Time Holidaying, Not Enough Time Working?

The Island, 1st July 2015     [ Article PDF Format  481  KB ]

Daily FT, 2nd July 2015       [ Article PDF Format  463  KB ]

The Nation, 4th July 2015    [ Article PDF Format  101  KB ]

Daily News, 14th July 2105  [ link not available online ]

Around a quarter of SL undernourished: IPS 

The Island, 16th July 2015  [ Article PDF Format  275  KB ]

Sri Lanka Needs Equal Access to Science Education 

The Island, 20th July 2015    [ Article PDF Format  882  KB ]

Daily FT, 21st July 2015       [ Article PDF Format  748  KB ]

Daily Mirror, 21st July 2015   [link not available online]

The Nation, 25th July 2015    [ Article PDF Format 150 KB ]

Renewal of US GSP: What It Offers Sri Lankan Exporters 

The Island, 16th July 2015   [ Article PDF Format  377  KB ]

Daily FT, 16th July 2015      [ Article PDF Format 2000  KB ]  

Daily Mirror, 16th July 2015  [ Article PDF Format  1024  KB ]

The Nation, 18th July 2015

Impact of Price on the Organic Rice Farming Sector in Sri Lanka 

Daily Mirror, 23rd July 2015   [ Article PDF Format  964 KB ]

Daily FT, 23rd July 2015       [ Article PDF Format   1.4 MB ]

IPS and IFPRI partner to strengthen collaboration in South Asia on food security policies 

Daily FT24th July 2015       [ Article PDF Format  1.4 MB ]

Daily Mirror, 24th July 2015   [ Article PDF Format   440 KB ]

1.4 MB ]

Daily Mirror, 24th July 2015   [ Article PDF Format   440 KB ]

The Island26th July 2015    [ Article PDF Format    KB ]

June

Article to Mark World Environment Day 2015: Does restructuring property rights hold key to natural resource management in Sri Lanka?

Daily FT, 5th June 2015        [ Article PDF Format 1420 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 8th June 2015   [ Article PDF Format    KB ]

The Island, 8th June 2015    [ Article PDF Format  765  KB ]

Article to Mark World Ocean’s Day 2015: Overcoming challenges of marine pollution for healthy oceans

The Island,  7th June 2015      [ Article PDF Format    KB ]

Daily FT8th June 2015        [ Article PDF Format  821  KB ]

Daily Mirror8th June 2015   [ Article PDF Format    KB ]

The Nation, 13th June 2015   [ Article PDF Format  738  KB ]

Article to Mark World Day Against Child Labour: Combating child labour through the provision of quality education 

The Island, 12th June 2015     [ Article PDF Format    KB ]

Daily Mirror, 12th June 2015   [ Article PDF Format    KB ]

The Nation20th June 2015  [ Article PDF Format    KB ]

Charting a Course for Sri Lanka’s Economy: Politics Triumph Economics for Now 

The Island, 22nd June 2015      [ Article PDF Format    KB ]

Daily FT, 22nd June 2015          [ Article PDF Format    KB ]

Daily Mirror, 23rd June 2015     [ Article PDF Format    KB ]

The Nation, 27th June 2015      [ Article PDF Format   598 KB ]

 

Unsolicited promotional messages: Do consumers have control over their privacy?

Daily FT, 26th June 2015      [ Article PDF Format  238  KB ]

The Island, 28th June 2015   [ Article PDF Format  612 KB ]

Seminar on ‘Liberalization of Professional Services, Challenges & Opportunities, Risks & Safeguards’ organized by CA Sri Lanka. Keynote address by IPS Executive Director Dr. Saman Kelegama.

Daily Mirror, 24th June 2015            [ Article PDF Format  231  KB ]

The Nation, 27th June 2015             [ Article PDF Format  281  KB ]

Sunday Times, 27th June 2015        [ Article PDF Format  276  KB ]

The Island, 29th June 2015              [ Article PDF Format  550 KB ]

May

Factors in commercial organic rice farming: Nilwala River basin case study

The Island, 22nd May 2015   [ Article PDF Format  369 KB ]

New IPS study explores impact of taxation on SMEs, calls for a better policy

Daily FT, 13th May 2015      [ Article PDF Format   141 KB ]

The Island, 13th May 2015   [ Article PDF Format   618 KB ]

Article to mark Intellectual Property Day 2015 – Reaching greater heights in innovations: A Sri Lankan perspective

The Sunday Observer, 10th May 2015  [ Article PDF Format 406 KB ]

UN ESCAP Survey 2015 Launch 

LBO, 14th May 2015             [  Article PDF Format 748  KB ]

The Island, 16th May 2015    [ Article PDF Format 688 KB ]

The Nation, 16th May 2015   [ Article PDF Format 534 KB ]

Let Food be Thy Medicine

The Island, 10th May 2015    [ Article PDF Format 813 KB ]

Daily Mirror, 11th May 2015   [ Article PDF Format 635 KB ]

The Nation, 17th May 2015    [ Article PDF Format 244 KB ]

IPS workshop discusses South Asian issues in run-up to WTO Ministerial Conference

Daily Mirror, 21st May 2015  [ Article PDF Format 675 KB ]

Adopting a Blue Economy Approach 

Daily Mirror, 22nd May 2015  [ Article PDF Format  980 KB ]

The Island, 24th May 2015    [ Article PDF Format 760  KB ]

The Nation, 6th June 2015     The Island, 24th May 2015    [ Article PDF Format 760  KB ]

The Nation, 6th June 2015     [ Article PDF Format 532 KB ]

April

National Medicinal Drug Regulatory Authority Bill and Medicinal Drug Policy of Sri Lanka: Some challenges

The Island, 6th April 2015      [ Article PDF Format 768 KB ]

Daily FT, 7th April 2015          [ Article PDF Format 158 KB ]

The Nation, 11th April 2015    [ Article PDF Format 684 KB ]

MDGs: Sri Lanka’s achievements and challenge ahead

The Island, 12th April 2015  [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

Daily FT, 17th April 2015     [ Article PDF Format 640 KB ]

Article to mark World Health Day 2015: Food Additives – Are They Safe? 

The Island, 17th April 2015                      [ Article PDF Format 819 KB ]

The Sunday Observer, 26th April 2015     [ Article PDF Format  KB ]

Article to mark Intellectual Property Day 2015 – Reaching greater heights in innovations: A Sri Lankan perspective 

The Nation, 25th April 2015  [ Article PDF Format 292 KB ]

The Island, 28th April 2015   [ Article PDF Format 946KB ]

March

Article to mark International Women’s Day 2015 – Crucial ingredients in empowering WMSMEs

Daily Mirror, 09 March 2015    [ Article PDF Format  767 KB ]

The Nation, 13th March 2015  [ Article PDF Format 950  KB ]

Article to mark WCRD 2015 – Towards Healthier Diets: The Role of Nutrition Labelling

The Sunday Observer, 15th March 2015  [ Article PDF Format&nound-position: initial; background-repeat: initial;”>The Sunday Observer, 15th March 2015  [ Article PDF Format 1005 KB ]

The Island, 16th March 2015                  [ Article PDF Format 714 KB ]

IPS conducts World Consumer Rights Day Forum 2015 

Sri Lankan Guardian, 12th March 2015   [ Article PDF Format 249 KB ]

The Island, 18th March 2015                 [ Article PDF Format 649 KB ]

Asia Tribune, 18th March 2015 &a21569″ target=”_blank”>The Island, 18th March 2015                 [ Article PDF Format 649 KB ]

Asia Tribune, 18th March 2015              [ Article PDF Format 3000 KB ]

The Nation, 21st March 2015               [ Article PDF Format  448 KB ]

Launch of Millennium Development Goals Sri Lanka Country Report 2014

‘MDG Country Report 2014 highlights need for national policies’ The Island, 23rd March 2015  [ Article PDF Format 676 KB ]

Newsfirst, 23rd March 2015            [ Article PDF Format 2180 KB ]

News.lk, 24th March 2015              [ Article PDF Format 201KB ]

ColomboPage, 23rd March 2015     [ Article PDF Format 963 KB ]

February

Trade Facilitation Breaking Down Barriers in International Trade

Sunday Observer – 1st Feb 2015   [ Article PDF Format  588 KB ]

Addressing Issues of Social Protection to Enhance Equity in Sri Lanka

The Island – 18th February             [ Article PDF Format  940 KB ]

Repositioning in the Global Apparel Value Chain in the Post-MFA Era

The Island – 24th February            [ Article PDF Format  576 KB ]

Daily News – 25th Febuary  

Daily Mirror – 25th February          [ Article PDF Format 306 KB ]

Daily FT – 27th February                [ Article PDF Format  351 KB ]

January

The Economics of mid-term elections

East Asia Forum – 4thJanuary 2015     [ Article PDF Format 62 KB ]

 

Sri Lankan Presidential Election – At a Glance Analysis

Eurasia Review – 15thJanuary 2015     Article PDF Format 679 KB ]

People power trounces Sri Lanka’s war winning President Rajapaska

East Asia Forum – 21stJanuary 2015       [Article PDF Format 53 KB ]

Comprehensive Policy Changes to help Sri Lanka Realize its youth potential 

Daily News – 13th January 2015      [ Article PDF Format 1886 KB ]

Press Release: IPS conducts workshop to support Sri Lankan’s low carbon technology renovation and Climate Technology Centre Network 

The Island  – 20th January 2015 

Daily FT  – 21st January 2015          [ Article PDF Format 1400 KB ]

Daily News – 21st January 2015

Daily Mirror – 21st January 2015

Sunday Times – 8th February 2015

Patient waiting times in private hospitals, a growing concern in Sri Lanka

The Island – 20th January 2015

Daily Mirror – 21st January 2015

 

Trade facilitation: Breaking down barriers to international trade in Sri Lanka 

The Island – 27th January 2015

Daily FT – 28th Janyary 2015