Content tagged with innovation

3 things ICTA needs to do

I wrote a similar article back in 2015. Therefore it is only fair that I write again to the new board of ICTA. Situations have changed. Requirements have changed. Decision making heads have changed. I’m not going to even ask for stuff like PayPal and digital literacy… So here are […]

How to select Top Officials to Public Corporations

It is commendable that the President wants to select suitable decision-makers to Public Corporations without them being mere and ad-hoc political appointments. However, the process thus far seems somewhat weak. Various people are complaining about the process. There had been some embarrassing withdrawals after appointments. And there is an unacceptable […]

අලුත් ඇමති මණ්ඩලය හදන්නේ කොහොමද?

එළඹෙන ජනපතිවරණයෙන් අනතුරුව නව අමාත්‍ය මණ්ඩලයක් පත් වීම අනිවාර්ය ය. එය සාධාරණය. එය ව්‍යවස්ථානුකූලය. නමුත් එය ඉතාම බුද්ධිමත්ව සහ අවබෝධයෙන් සිදු කළ යුතුය. නැතිනම් නොවැම්බර් දහසය ලැබෙන ජනතා තීරණයේ වටිනාකම බාල්දු වීමට ඉඩ ඇත. අමාත්‍ය මණ්ඩලය පත් කිරීමේ දී මූලිකව සළකා බැලිය යුතු අදියර දෙකක් ඇත. පළමුව එම අමාත්‍යංශ මොනවාදැයි […]

Respect the three-wheeled vehicle drivers

I was in school when the three-wheeled vehicles first started to drive on the roads of Sri Lanka. The blue, green, red and cream coloured taxies slowly started to accumulate on the road tops often next to the bus stand. They were called “three-wheelers” or simply “three-wheels” or somewhat derogatory […]