Raveen Ekanayake

Opening Up the Skies: Benefits of Air Services Liberalization – What We Can Learn from the India-Sri Lanka Experience

This article highlights the benefits of air services liberalization and the lessons that can be learnt from the India-Sri Lanka experience.

Towards Healthier Diets in Sri Lanka: The Role of Nutrition Labeling

In this article to mark World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD) 2015 under the theme ‘Healthy Diets’, Raveen Ekanayake and Chayanka Wickramasinghe take a look at the importance of nutrition labeling to promote healthy diets.

‘Standards’ Can Help Sri Lankan SMEs Access New Markets

Government institutions and regional chambers must take lead role in creating more awareness on standards among SMEs and help them in implementation.

Risks and Rights for Sri Lankan Consumers in the Digital Age

Article to mark ‘World Consumer Rights Day’ (15 March)   Every day we are moving closer to having almost as many mobile subscribers as there are people on earth. Close to 40% of the world’s population are now ‘online’ and …

Safeguarding Consumer Interests by Strengthening Food Safety in Sri Lanka

In this special feature article marking World Consumer Rights Day (15th March), RaveenEkanayake (Research Assistant – IPS) writes that with the growing incidence of food safety risks globally, Sri Lanka mustintroduce smarter and coherent regulation for imported food products to …