Inflation ( CCPI)0.9% (May 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.39%
12M T-Bill Rate9.90%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.10%/ 10.20%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.10% / 11.25%
USD/LKR304/305
Reserves $5.4Bn (May 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $1,229 Mn (March 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,320 Bn (Dec 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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