SriLankan Airlines officials before COPE today

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  • Meetings called to review current performance of national carrier
  • Insurance Corporation and National Housing Development Authority officials before COPE on Wednesday and Thursday 
  • Defence Ministry consultative committee meeting also scheduled for today

Officials from SriLankan Airlines have been summoned to appear before the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) today.

The meeting has been scheduled to review the current performance of the national carrier, Secretary General of Parliament Dhammika Dasanayake said.

Meanwhile, officials from the Sri Lanka Insurance Corporation and the National Housing Development Authority have been summoned to appear before COPE on 7 and 8 July respectively.

In addition to the COPE Committee, a number of committees and ministerial consultative committees are scheduled to meet during the coming Parliament week, the Secretary General added.

The Ministerial Consultative Committee on Defence is scheduled to meet today, while the Ministerial Consultative Committee on Labour and the Ministerial Consultative Committee on Industries are scheduled to meet in Parliament on 7 July.

The Committee on Ethics and Privileges is also scheduled to meet today, while the Committee on High Posts, and the Parliamentary Select Committee to identify the shortcomings in the existing Elections Structure and Laws, will also meet on 7 July.

The Parliamentary Select Committee to look into and report to Parliament its recommendations to ensure gender equity and equality and the Women Parliamentarians Caucus has also been scheduled to meet on 8 July. 


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