Inflation ( CCPI)1.7% (June 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.55%
12M T-Bill Rate10.07%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.55%/ 10.65%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.80% / 11.85%
USD/LKR303/304
Reserves $5.6Bn (June 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $2,180 Mn (May 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 361Bn (April 2024)

Sri Lanka neighbour India passed 10,000 confirmed case lock-down extended to May 3

HealthApr 14, 2020
Sri Lanka neighbour India passed 10,000 confirmed case lock-down extended to May 3
India is the third worst-hit country from COVID-19 in Asia behind China and South Korea for the last two months where they found the 1st COVID-19 case on 15th February. Now the confirmed cases have reached 10,453. 358 deaths were recorded in India higher than South Korea 222. Sri Lanka has strengthened the security of coastal regions as the deterioration of the situation in India may promote some of the Indians to sail to Sri Lanka.

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