In the Spotlight
This publication explores lessons from Sri Lanka's experience of reforming electricity distribution through the Lanka Electricity Company, a distribution utility created in 1983.
ADB’s Skills Sector Enhancement Program (SSEP) in Sri Lanka supports the government’s program to improve the technical and vocational education and training system (TVET). It contributes to building Sri Lanka’s human capital development.
Sri Lanka: Progress and Remaining Challenges in Online Higher Education during the COVID-19 Pandemic
This brief explores new challenges and opportunities that are emerging amid the prolonged, partial, or full university closures in Sri Lanka due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.
Many countries in developing Asia have been left with large negative fiscal balances due to the impact of COVID-19, ADB data show. A fiscal imbalance occurs when a government spends more money than it takes in through tax and other revenues.