Inflation ( CCPI)1.7% (June 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.14%
12M T-Bill Rate9.95%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.10%/ 10.20%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.60% / 11.70%
Reserves $5.6Bn (June 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $2,180 Mn (May 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 361Bn (April 2024)

Sri Lanka records first zero new Covid-19 case on March 25, GMOA warns next 10 days are critical

HealthMar 26, 2020
Sri Lanka records first zero new Covid-19 case on March 25, GMOA warns next 10 days are critical
Covid-19 is spreading at a faster rate in the west, particularly in US, while Sri Lanka records the first zero new Covid-19 case day on March 25, and country accounts only 102 confirmed Covid-19 cases so far and 247 suspected patients are at the hospital across the country. But the Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) warns the next ten days till April 7 is critical. If the public does not carry out social distancing, the number of confirmed cases will increase significantly.


Charts represents an assessment of the market environment as of the date indicated and it is subject to change; and is not intended to be a forecast of future events or a guarantee of future results. This information should not be relied upon by the reader as research or investment advice regarding the funds or any issuer or security in particular. The strategies discussed are strictly for illustrative and educational purposes and should not be construed as a recommendation to purchase or sell, or an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any security. There is no guarantee that any strategies discussed will be effective.

The information presented does not take into consideration commissions, tax implications, or other transactions costs, which may significantly affect the economic consequences of a given strategy or investment decision. This document contains general information only and does not take into account an individual’s financial circumstances. An assessment should be made as to whether the information is appropriate in individual circumstances and consideration should be given to talking to a financial advisor before making an investment decisions.