Jan 18, 2018

Change in Siyatha director board? Featured

A change is imminent in the director board of Voice of Asia Media Network that operates Siyatha FM, Siyatha TV, Varnam FM, Varnam TV, Real TV, Real Radio, KISS TV, KISS FM, according to reports reaching 'Sri Lanka Mirror'.

That is pursuant to a new investor coming forward to invest in the company.

He is said to be a relative of a Muslim minister.

Following his investment, the company is due to be joined by Anura Siriwardena (ex-ITN chairman), Bandula Padmakumara (ex-Lake House chairman) and former marketing manager of Ceylon Biscuits Company Nandana Wickremage.

When contacted by SLM, a top official of the Media Network said he was unaware of such a development.

However, at a staff meeting yesterday (17), it was announced that there would be a change in the director board and that the chairman would retire, reports add.