Inflation ( CCPI)6.4% (Jan 2024)
GDP1.6% (3Q 2023)
Unemployment5.2% (2Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.79%
12M T-Bill Rate10.02%
2Y T-Bond Rate11.05%/ 11.10%
4Y T-Bond Rate12.20% / 12.30%
USD/LKR313/314
Reserves $4.5Bn (Jan 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $4,866 Mn (Dec 2023 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,020 Bn (Nov 2023)

Sri Lanka is hoping to flatten the COVID-19 curve soon

HealthMay 4, 2020
Sri Lanka is hoping to flatten the COVID-19 curve soon
The country has accelerated COVID-19 testing and reached over 1,500 tests per day. Case reporting has been slowing down and critical clusters that generated large cases have seen inactive as of now. The cluster that identified from the front-line staff, the Navy officers have already traced and identified. Spillover effects look to be minimal as this is the 8th week after the country found it's the first local case of COVID-19.

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