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%
USD/LKR303/304
Reserves $5.6Bn (June 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $2,180 Mn (May 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 361Bn (April 2024)

Tourism inflow fell to USD 154Mn in May due to seasonal pattern

Travel & TourismJun 8, 2024
Tourism inflow fell to USD 154Mn in May due to seasonal pattern

Sri Lanka tourism is recovering gradually. The inflow for the first five months has grown by 70% from the previous year. However, due to the off-season, the tourism inflow fell from the previous month and it has not fully recovered yet.

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