Central Bank’s guidance peg for interbank US dollar transactions remained unchanged at 361.92 rupees
Bill yields fall across maturities at auction
The market generated a slow turnover of 590 million rupees.
The market generated a slow revenue of 596 million rupees.
Over 40 Sri Lankan state-sector trade unions started protest against personal income tax rate hike
Sri Lanka saw massive protests including against corruption last year
Standard coconut palms less affected
Sri Lanka has over 1.4 million state workers for 22 million population.
Price controls leads to shortage of parent birds
November was slightly better due to a pick-up in tourism, the central bank said.
Retail and insurance counters are active
The market generated a turnover of 1 billion rupees during its first hour of trade.
Top losers were Expolanka, LOLC, Richard Pieris and Company.
Sri Lanka also plans to set up 111 new police stations.
There are approximately 20,000 IT job openings in the public and private sectors
“Ministry officials to grant loans for the egg producers under a minimum interest rate to reduce production costs."
"These kinds of tragedies occur every other year due to the extreme hot climatic conditions, floods and so on.
"Some of the index heavy counters are dominating today," analysts said.
"The market was pushed up over the news of a potential 10 year debt moratorium," analysts said.
Market has continued to gain for the past four sessions.
India, China deal with crisis-hit Sri Lanka in a way to anger each other
"Market is still being pushed by Expolanka's expansion news, while Lanka IOC is moving on higher valuation."
Sri Lankan Ambassador in China had proposed creating four/five cruise itineraries in the island.
CBSL to hold policy decision meeting on Thursday
Monthly remittances have started rise year-on-year in September for the first time in 16 months
Analysts have a mixed view on the 2023 budget
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