Sri Lanka Equity Forum
Dear Reader,

Registration with the Sri Lanka Equity Forum would enable you to enjoy an array of other services such as Member Rankings, User Groups, Own Posts & Profile, Exclusive Research, Live Chat Box etc..

All information contained in this forum is subject to Disclaimer Notice published.


Thank You
Sri Lanka Equity Forum

Discussion Forum for Stock Market Investors in Sri Lanka

සිංහල පරිවර්තනය
Submit Post
Submit Post
Market Place

Add an ad

View all ads

Latest topics

» AAIC - Profit over one billion!!!!!
by wisdom79 Today at 7:36 pm

» Positive News
by Promoney Today at 7:24 pm

» Bansei Royal Resorts BRR up 23%
by Invest-Wise Today at 4:52 pm

» BIL පුපුරා යාමට ආසන්නයි
by Winner123 Today at 4:30 pm

» Market again heading to 4800? :D
by Ahcha Today at 3:38 pm

» RAL....RAL, Renuka Agri
by nirowat Today at 3:33 pm

» Massive Fraud At AEL subsidiry
by ThilinaM Today at 2:30 pm

» Just About Prima Glass – GLAS
by KOLAA Today at 1:18 pm

» LOOKOUT FOR SIRA
by Eugine Fernando Today at 12:51 pm

» SEMB.N predictions
by 4Corners Today at 10:14 am

» FORUM POLITICIANS
by CITIZEN Today at 10:10 am

» After Advanced level what is
by lankaspeaker Today at 9:57 am

» LOTUS TOWER economy
by CITIZEN Today at 9:55 am

» PRESIDENT ELECTION
by Ahcha Today at 7:21 am

» GOOD SHARES TO BUY
by Teller Yesterday at 11:23 pm

» Why AAIC Should trade above RS.50/-
by wisdom79 Yesterday at 7:56 pm

» Stupid fucking UNP and ranils ass hole economics
by samaritan Yesterday at 7:14 pm

» KAPI (MDT Walkers PLc)
by samaritan Yesterday at 7:12 pm

» Learn To Invest Yourself.
by Asoka Samarakone Yesterday at 5:56 pm

» DIVIDEND UPDATES Link
by Beta1 Yesterday at 3:12 pm

» lOFC definitely will hit 6/-
by Teller Yesterday at 1:04 am

» Renuka managemnt Treat SH as Trash
by Sanju121 Sun Sep 15, 2019 5:36 pm

» Blue Diamonds Voting & Non Voting
by Ahcha Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:35 am

» MULL trade up possibilities
by crs Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:22 pm

» MARA marai
by SECsux Fri Sep 13, 2019 6:22 pm

» SLTL REVALUATION OF ASSETS IS ON............
by Eng Krishantha Fri Sep 13, 2019 5:06 pm

» LIOC shares
by lakmal Fri Sep 13, 2019 12:47 pm

» JKH will touch 175 very soon
by Rare Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:10 am

» ඇවන්ගාඩ් අල්ලස් නඩුවෙන් ගෝඨාභය නිදහස්
by samansilva Fri Sep 13, 2019 12:25 am

» Invest AEL and TKYO return more than 30%...
by samaritan Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:15 pm

» Watch Out for MAL.X
by Cricketman Thu Sep 12, 2019 1:56 pm

» LOOKOUT FOR GLASS
by Sanju121 Thu Sep 12, 2019 1:02 pm

» NEXT RUN LDEV
by Sanju121 Thu Sep 12, 2019 12:28 pm

» BIL. N mandatory offer at Rs 6.80
by Equityinvestor Thu Sep 12, 2019 12:05 pm

» PAP vs RAL
by Teller Thu Sep 12, 2019 11:04 am

» RAL AND KZOO
by Ahcha Thu Sep 12, 2019 10:40 am

» Look PAP Amazing company
by reyaz Thu Sep 12, 2019 10:21 am

» RENUKA CAPITAL PLC KZOO.N0000@2.80
by ThilinaM Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:56 am

» PIRAMAL GLASS (GLAS)
by Sanju121 Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:45 am

» AEL CAPITAL TRUST 24.50?
by samaritan Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:39 am

» Kzoo vs onal
by fireshelter Wed Sep 11, 2019 5:56 pm

» Still you can Enter to CFVF.N0000 :
by Trader321 Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:55 pm

» Only equity stocks are discussed here!
by reyaz Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:36 pm


You are not connected. Please login or register

Sri Lanka Equity Forum » Stock Market Talk » Harry Jayawardena is the best expert to ‘Turnaround’ SriLankan Airlines – Dhammika

Harry Jayawardena is the best expert to ‘Turnaround’ SriLankan Airlines – Dhammika

Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]

SelvaKolla


Stock Analytic
Stock Analytic

News from: http://bizenglish.adaderana.lk/harry-jayawardena-is-the-best-expert-to-turnaround-sri-lankan-airlines/
January, 16, 2019


Harry Jayawardena is the best expert to ‘Turnaround’ SriLankan Airlines – Dhammika Harry-SriLankan
Harry Jayawardena is the best expert to turnaround Sri Lankan Airlines according to business leader and billionaire Dhammika Perera’s observations. Speaking at Derana 360 Monday Billionaire Dhammika Perera said that during the time when another Billionaire Harry Jayawardena served as the Chairman of Sri Lankan Airlines the airlines was not making huge losses and the authorities kept appointing various Chairman that had not proved that they could do the job.
Billionaire Dhammika Perera when asked on whether State owned enterprises could be brought backed to profit said “The only expert to turn around enterprises such as SriLankan Airlines could be Harry Jayawardena. During the time he was Chairman it never made huge losses, but without keeping him as the Chairman they have appointed various people as Chairman.”
“It is like how a plane is not given to a pilot but to a bus driver to run” Dhammika Perera said. However according to reports Harry Jayawardena who is not been a pilot by profession told reporters earlier in 2012 at a time when he was opening the head office for Melsta Regal Finance (Now owned by a different consortium after a sale in April 2018) that he started his career as a Tea Boy at a British owned tea firm in an office closed to Park Street and Baybrook place in Colombo 02. He has earlier taken over country’s largest state owned insurer Sri Lanka Insurance but later it was reversed by a judicial verdict and according to several media reports in past and analysts Harry Jayawardena has became a Liquor Baron after a hostile takeover of country’s largest distillery - Distilleries Companies of Sri Lanka (DCSL) in the past controls another distillery Periceyl (Pvt) Ltd. and a larger Milk Producer in the country – Lanka Milk Foods, Plantations, a travel, leisure, logistics and a hotelier group Aitken Spence, only Sri Lankan completely owned telco operator Lanka Bell under Melstacorp (which was earlier named as Beruwala Distilleries) and Milford Exports and Stassen Exports groups. Jayawardena also indirectly controls country’s largest three licensed commercial banks Commercial Bank, Hatton National Bank and DFCC Bank via cross shareholdings through his business empire of subsidiaries and Sri Lanka’s Financial Market Regulator Central Bank lead Monetary Board in past brought in rules for ownership limits of Licensed Commercial bank ownership when Harry Jayawardena owned business empire was virtually controlling ownership of several Licensed Commercial Banks in the country.
On the other hand Sri Lanka’s Billionaire Dhammika Perera – is Sri Lanka's leading Casino and Finance Mogul who has investments in three Casino Licenses, three Finance Companies, two licensed commercial banks and country’s two largest colonial era conglomerates - Hayleys and Singer and also owns Vallibel One group that controls ownership of key hotel properties in the country.
According to analysts, in Sri Lanka's 70 year post independence era owning a controlling stake in a bank or a finance company had enabled several businessmen who had become billionaires to be provided with unlimited access for credit to start new ventures and businesses and had provided opportunities to bailout or takeover ailing business of others. Further according to experts of financial and business world having a Central Bank, Commercial Bank, Insurance Company or a Current Account is the only way to create money whilst owning a Casino can help to move wealth from another to Casino owner that could diverse into many business ventures. In the latest history of the world Casino Mogul and a Real Estate Mogul Donald Trump became world's largest Economy - United States of America's President whilst in Sri Lanka several Billionaires or Millionaire in last seven decades had ventured into several other businesses in a fast phase after they either reached political influential level of becoming a consultant to a politician, or campaign funding or then having a position in a state owned business or a government ministry.
Speaking to Derana 360 again Dhammika Perera further affirmed his willingness to take up the country’s most influential position in the Government’s ‘Policy Maker’ level if invited – which is the ‘Position’ of Treasury Secretary to the Ministry of Finance.
- Reporting by Devendra Francis

Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum