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 tourism income into double digit growth compared to the last year

Travel & TourismMay 4, 2023
Sri Lanka tourism income into double digit growth compared to the last year

Sri Lanka’s Tourism income grew by 18% from 2022. It generated only USD 591Mn for the first four months of 2022, whereas in 2023 it generated USD 696Mn. Meantime the number of tourist arrivals has grown by 27% for the first four months of 2023.

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