Inflation ( CCPI)1.3% (Sep 2023)
GDP-3.1% (2Q 2023)
Unemployment4.7% (1Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate17.42%
12M T-Bill Rate13.30%
2Y T-Bond Rate14.60%/ 15.00%
4Y T-Bond Rate14.50% / 14.90%
USD/LKR322/323
Reserves $3.60Bn (Aug 2023)
Cum. Trade Deficit $2,623 Mn (July 2023 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 1,243 Bn (June 2023)

Delta Variant has spread across the country as per medical experts

COVID19Sep 12, 2021
Delta Variant has spread across the country as per medical experts
Sri Lanka imposed a lockdown for the entire country from 20th August. The google mobility data reflect the sharp decline of social mobility in transits, visiting shops, recreation activities. But it has started to move back towards normality faster than previous lockdowns which question the effectiveness of the social mobility. Heath experts states, 95% of the current cases are due to the Delta variant.

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