Sri Lanka Strikes

Sri Lanka crippled by strike by trade unions demanding resignation of Rajapaksa government

Sri Lanka's government has been facing a wave of protests around the country with an increasingly furious public demanding its resignation.

published on : 6th May 2022

Lankan President Rajapaksa bans strikes by employees at essential services

The order followed threats made by utility trade unions, warning of strike in protest against a power sector deal entered with a US agency.

published on : 30th October 2021