February 24, 2023

International Trade and Tourism: How Has It Impacted Sri Lanka?

By Roneshi Hettihewage As one of the largest sectors in International Trade, amounting to USD 5.81 trillion in 2021 of...
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February 17, 2023

A Seaworthy Vessel – A Shipowner’s Bane

By Fathima Afrah Sidiqi Over the last century, technological developments have significantly changed international trade. In response, the shipping industry...
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February 10, 2023

Compulsory Licensing in the Context of COVID-19: In Discussion with Prof. Naazima Kamardeen

The topic of Compulsory Licensing was a trending topic that gained a great deal of attention during the COVID-19 pandemic...
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February 3, 2023

Trade and Food Standards: The TBT, SPS and Its Impact on Sri Lanka

By Avishka Jayaweera In today’s day and age, most of the food we consume or even see in stores is facilitated...
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January 30, 2023

The Role and Importance of the WTO in Trademark Protection

By Yasara Kodagoda “Intellectual property" has been referred to as “creations of the mind”. These creations can take many different forms,...
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January 30, 2023

The Role of GATT in International Trade and Sri Lanka

By Naveera Perera The General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) is a multilateral agreement signed between 23 countries on...
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January 30, 2023

Salient Features of Sri Lanka’s Customs Procedure: In Conversation with Mr Muthucumarasamy Ravindrakumar

Article 4 of the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) creates an obligation that each WTO member shall provide a right of...
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January 30, 2023

Sri Lanka – Thailand Bilateral Negotiations Spearheading Trade and Economic Growth

By Sayuni Masakorala Sri Lanka is considered a hub for trade and economic activities due to its strategic geographical location...
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