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Ask the Lawyer Event

‘Ask the Lawyer’ Event 26th January 2013, at the Sri Lankan High Commission, London “Ask the Lawyer” Event at the Sri Lanka High Commission, organised by the Association of Professional Sri Lankans, (“APSL”) in association with the Sri Lankan Solicitors Network in the UK (SLSN) After a very successful “Ask the Expert” Series  two years ago, APSL […]

Festival of Cricket 2013 Photos

APSL had a stall at the “Festival of Cricket” event held on 28th July 2013 in London. It was the 25th Anniversary of this famous Sri Lankan annual event and APSL was proud to be part of it. The stall was visited by many interested to know more about the association, resulting in more new memberships.. APSL should continue to take part […]

APSL donation to Meththa Foundation

Dr. Andrew Nayagam making the APSL donation of £1150 to Dr. Bandara Panagamuwa, the founder of the Meththa foundation   APSL has been supporting and sponsoring various charities. In keeping with this principle, APSL raised funds for the Meththa Foundation – UK. The Meththa Foundation’s objective is to provide artificial limbs to people in need, […]

Prof. Dharmadasa’s discussion at Young Asia TV- 3D Green

Solar Energy- a Solution to the Energy Crisis in Sri Lanka I M Dharmadasa (IMD) is the Professor of Electronic Materials & Devices at Sheffield Hallam University in the UK and Head of the Electronic Materials & Sensors Research Group within the Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI). His research activities focus on the development of […]

APSL Awards Stage II

  Competition Held in Sri Lanka for Converting Green Energy Ideas into Green Energy Products (GEIs to GEPs) The APSL held the second successful stage of the “APSL Awards Scheme  with a competition to submit project proposals to convert green energy ideas (GEIs) into green  energy products (GEPs). The deadline for the submissions was 31 December […]

4th APSL Convention

Second APSL Research Symposium was held on Saturday 17th November 2012 at Double Tree Hilton Hotel, Sheffield. The 4th APSL Convention-Research Symposium (APSL-RS 2012) Second APSL Research Symposium (APSL RS 2012) was held on Saturday 17th November2012 Double Tree by Hilton Sheffield Park Hotel in Sheffield . APSL RS 2012 provided a platform for UK based […]

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 […]