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APSL Awards Stage I

                  The APSL-Awards scheme was introduced in order to positively contribute to the sustainable development of Sri Lanka. The first stage of APSL-Awards in collaboration with the Institute of Research and Development (IRD) was introduced in July 2010 in order to get active engagement of the general […]

8th AGM and Dinner Dance

The 8th Annual General Meeting and Dinner Dance of the Association of Professional Sri Lankans in the UK (APSL) was held at the Grange City Hotel in Lond on on 12 th May 2012. It was a well-attended meeting chaired by Mr Rohan De Alwis, the President of the Association. In his welcome speech he […]

Why have petroleum products become so expensive recently?

There are a few major factors contributing to the price increase of oil. (a)      The increase of demand over supply (b)      The weakening of the US dollar (c)      OPEC vs. non-OPEC or the World politics (d)      Increasing difficulty in the extraction of oil from the earth crust. (a)      The major reason in the recent years […]

Research Symposium 2

APSL Convention – Research Symposium (APSL-RS 2012) The Second APSL Research Symposium (APSL-RS 2012) was held on Saturday 17th November 2012 at Double Tree by Hilton Sheffield Park Hotel in Sheffield. APSL-RS 2012 provided a platform for UK based young Sri Lankan and international researchers to come together, share knowledge and start effective collaborations. It […]