Sri Lanka Telecom has received two prestigious awards for its 2009 Annual Report. They are the Gold award under the ICTA category of the Chartered Accountants Annual Report Awards 2009 and the award for the Best Presented Accounts under the Telecommunicaions Sector of the Annual Report Awards 2009 conducted by the South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA).
The SLT statement said it won the the SAFA award for the third consecutive year and the ICASL Award for the fourth consecutive year. The awards recognize excellence in preparation, content, format, presentation, financial accounts and timeliness. “This is testimony to the company’s excellence in reporting – its wholehearted commitment and dedication as well as strong sense of accountability to its stakeholders to present information in the most fair and transparent manner whilst maintaining the highest standards of corporate governance - in line with best global practices,” the company added.