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IMF to review Sri Lanka financial aid
IMF to review Sri Lanka financial aid

The second review of the International Monetary Fund ‘s (IMF) Extended Fund Facility (EFF) for…

19th Non-Aligned Movement Summit opens in Kampala

The 19th Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Summit opens in Uganda, today. Leaders including Nepali Prime Minister…

India's External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar
Indian External Affairs Minister visits Sri Lanka

India’s External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar is set to begin a two-day visit to Sri…

Chinese Ministerial Visit to Sri Lanka Concludes

A Chinese Ministerial visit to Sri Lanka will conclude today. Arriving on January 14, the…

Thailand and Sri Lanka to restart trade deal talks

Officials from Thailand will arrive in Sri Lanka today to restart trade deal talks. Sri…

India’s IRCON begins upgrading Sri Lanka railway networks

India’s state-owned railway company Indian Railway Construction International (IRCON) will today start a $90 million…

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Budget crunch: Sri Lankan government weighs economy, unrest

WHAT’S HAPPENING? President Ranil Wickremesinghe presented Sri Lanka’s national budget on November 14 for the…

Sri Lankan President to present first budget since taking charge

Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesing will today present his first budget.  Wickremesing took charge of…

Human Rights Council reconvenes in Geneva

The United Nations Human Rights Council reconvenes today for its 51st regular session. The session…

Sri Lanka Aid Package Discussions with IMF to Conclude

Talks between Sri Lanka and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) regarding a new aid package…