Sri Lanka to probe aircraft deal after Airbus corruption settlement

Business Feb 3, 2020

Sri Lanka to probe aircraft deal after Airbus corruption settlement

Sri Lanka's president ordered a fresh investigation Sunday into a multi-billion dollar aircraft purchase involving the island's loss-making national carrier, days after Airbus settled corruption probes in Europe and the U.S. A French court on Friday approved a deal allowing Airbus to pay €3.6 billion ...

Sri Lanka coach vows to stay on despite World Cup exit

More Sports / Cricket Jul 8, 2019

Sri Lanka coach vows to stay on despite World Cup exit

Chandika Hathurusingha insisted Monday he would remain Sri Lanka's cricket coach despite pressure to step down after their World Cup exit. Sri Lanka started the tournament as a rank outsider and finished sixth of the nine teams, registering one of three wins against the world's ...