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News Sri Lanka » Security: Does Debt Pay? China and the Politics of Investment in Sri Lanka

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2018/01/does-debt-pay-china-and-the-politics-of-investment-in-sri-lanka/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

However, two major countervailing factors make it unlikely that these outcomes will translate into substantial gains on the security front. First, domestic sentiment in Sri Lanka has been increasingly hostile to Chinese finance. As with Chinese investments ...

News Sri Lanka » Security: Cargills Bank pioneers use of cognitive security in Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://www.dailymirror.lk/article/Cargills-Bank-pioneers-use-of-cognitive-security-in-Sri-Lanka-144256.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

IBM announced Cargills Bank Ltd, a licensed commercial bank based in Sri Lanka, has deployed IBM’s cognitive cyber security solutions to enhance its existing defensive capabilities, enable improved monitoring and implement stronger preventive protocols ...

News Sri Lanka » Security: Can Sri Lanka manage to perform a balancing act between India and China ?

News channel or source: http://www.sundaytimes.lk/article/1038119/can-sri-lanka-manage-to-perform-a-balancing-act-between-india-and-china
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Not only has the island demonstrated its recognition of Indian security concerns – clearly visible by Sri Lanka’s refusal to allow a Chinese nuclear submarine to dock when the Indian Prime Minister was visiting – but President Sirisena is also keen ...

News Sri Lanka » Security: Australia-India-Sri Lanka engage in inaugural second track dialogue

News channel or source: http://www.island.lk/index.php?page_cat=article-details&page=article-details&code_title=178590
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The Pathfinder Foundation, a premier think tank in Sri Lanka, together with Carnegie India and an Australian delegation led by the National Security College at the Australian National University will co-host a one-day trilateral conference titled "Colombo ...

News Sri Lanka » Security: IBM and Cargills Bank bring cognitive security thrills to Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://www.bankingtech.com/2018/01/ibm-and-cargills-bank-bring-cognitive-security-thrills-to-sri-lanka/
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

Cargills Bank, a commercial bank based in Sri Lanka, has deployed IBM’s cognitive cybersecurity solutions to enhance its existing defensive capabilities. Rohan Muttiah, chief operating officer, Cargills Bank, says: “With cybercrime becoming more ...

News Sri Lanka » Security: Human Rights Watch 2018 report on Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://asiantribune.com/node/91498
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Sri Lanka, in fact, shot in its foot in joining the Obama state ... similarly reported that use of torture by Sri Lankan security forces is routine, and continues despite government claims of security sector reforms. The National Human Rights Commission ...

News Sri Lanka » Security: 63 arrested in Sri Lanka following violent clashes

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-01/21/c_136913268.htm
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

COLOMBO, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) -- Sixty-three people were arrested following violent clashes in southern Sri Lanka on Sunday ... a large mob had attacked the local police station. Security had been tightened in the area. Police Spokesperson Ruwan Gunasekera ...

News Sri Lanka » Security: Russia and Sri Lanka plan nuclear energy cooperation

News channel or source: http://www.world-nuclear-news.org/NP-Russia-and-Sri-Lanka-plan-nuclear-energy-cooperation-19011801.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

In 2011, Sri Lanka announced that it would establish an Atomic Energy Regulatory Council to allow for the introduction of nuclear power generation technology in the country, and also to address concerns over the security of radioactive sources and to deal ...

News Sri Lanka » Security: Sri Lanka’s E-passport project faces a legal tussle

News channel or source: http://srilankamirror.com/news/6854-sri-lanka-s-e-passport-project-faces-a-legal-tussle
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Sri Lanka’s new bio-metric E-passport project is now engaged in a legal battle owing to the attempt made by the authorities to award the contract to De La Rue Lanka Currency and Security Print Ltd. (DeLaRue Lanka Ltd.) through a non-transparent and ...

News Sri Lanka » Security: Sri Lanka: Advancing Unfinished Agendas – Analysis

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/09012018-sri-lanka-advancing-unfinished-agendas-analysis/
Publication date: onday 08 January 2018

In keeping with the Government’s policy to release more security forces-held lands to the civilians, the Sri Lanka Army released another 133.34 acres on December 28, 2017, in the Keppapilavu area of Mullaitivu District to the civilian Tamil owners.