Inflation ( CCPI)0.9% (March 2024)
GDP4.5% (4Q 2023)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.90%
12M T-Bill Rate10.21%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.85%/ 11.00%
4Y T-Bond Rate12.10% / 12.20%
USD/LKR298/299
Reserves $4.951Bn (March 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $860 Mn (Feb 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,020 Bn (Nov 2023)

Sri Lanka recovering on tourism October arrivals down only by 22 percent from last year October

Travel & TourismNov 7, 2019
Sri Lanka recovering on tourism October arrivals down only by 22 percent from last year October
Tourist arrivals to Sri Lanka fell by 71% in May this year after the country faced a devastating terrorist attack in April. But arrivals have been recovering with the help of positive coverage from global travel publications and lowering the room chargers by hoteliers. Total of 1,495,055 tourist arrivals have recorded so far this year,

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