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    Investment

  • Sri Lanka central bank seen keeping rates on hold ahead of ...
  • Sri Lanka needs consistent energy policy to attract investors: Prof ...
  • AmSafe Bridport opens new factory in Sri Lanka at BOI's ...
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    Demographics

  • Ministry of Finance and Planning: A nation rich in wealth
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  • R&D – the bridge to agri-development
  • Old wine in new bottles
  • Sri Lankan Presidential hopefuls and their stand on welfare policies
  • 'Sri Lanka needs long-term economic plan to reach high income status'
  • Condo living in Sri Lanka should build community life
  • Tougher penalties to protect Sri Lanka elephants after mass deaths
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    Export/Import

  • Sri Lanka exports fall in July after 28-month growth
  • Mahindra and Mahindra confident of growth in Sri Lanka
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  • FPCCI calls for Razak's removal
  • Exports decline 7% in July
  • MAS wins Export Conglomerate of the Year
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    Public Spending

  • Sri Lanka budget deficit to expand to 5.4 to 5.6-pct in 2019
  • Sri Lanka budget deficit reaches 4.4-pct of GDP by July
  • Sri Lanka to pay Rs15,000 for executive state workers
  • What Sri Lanka's 2019 Budget Tells Us About Its Economic Health
  • Sri Lanka Budget 2019: Overview of key taxation proposals
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    Public Debt

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  • Moody's issues a warning on Sri Lanka's debt situation
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