Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka's Eastern Provincial Council to recruit new employees according to racial ratio and merit
Fri, Mar 28, 2014, 07:59 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Mar 28, Batticaloa: The Eastern Provincial Council (EPC) of Sri Lanka will follow the racial ratio in the country as well as merit when filling vacancies and making new posts.

Road Development and Eastern Provincial Council spokesman M. S. Uthumalebbe has told the media following the meeting of the Council that Chief Minister Najeeb Abdul Majeed has tabled the proposal to this effect when he chaired the Council meeting.

Following the new decision current vacancies in the provincial service would be filled by qualified unemployed males and females, maintaining the racial and religious ratio from backward areas and villages.

The move is expected to reduce the unemployment problem among educated youth in the Eastern Province.

Uthumalebbe has said the Council's decision has been sent to the Eastern Province Governor for approval.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka Tourism focus on attracting China's religious tourists
-- [1 hour and 11 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Central Bank receives $1.1 billion from India's RBI currency swap
Sri Lanka armed forces annual joint field exercise Cormorant Strike kicks off
India to work closely with new government in Sri Lanka to take the relationship to new heights
Government to establish a National Agricultural Authority to purchase paddy - PM
President to initiate clean drinking water project for Sri Lanka's kidney disease prevalent areas
Marxist party leader Chief Opposition Whip of Sri Lanka Parliament
Sri Lanka parliament approves proposal to increase number of ministers
Sri Lanka cricket Head Coach Marvan Atapattu resigns
Sri Lanka tourist arrivals up by 18.7 percent in August 2015

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.