Day: January 16, 2019

Sri Lanka & the Philippines sign 5 agreements

The Philippines and Sri Lanka signed five agreements during President Maithripala Sirisena’s state visit to the country.



IMF to resume Sri Lanka’s loan discussion in February: Lagarde

The International Monetary Fund will resume discussions with Sri Lanka in February for further disbursal of part of a $1.5 billion loan, the lender said, after a political crisis led to talks being delayed by three months.



President to sign six MoUs in Manila today

Sri Lanka and the Philippines will sign six Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) enhancing bilateral ties in many fields including the economic, cultural and political during President Maithripala’s visit in Manila today.



Will support Sri Lanka’s economic reform agenda – IMF

The International Monetary Fund says it will continue to support the government’s economic reform agenda.



UAE donates 120 houses to displaced Sri Lankans

A total of 120 houses built in Sri Lanka with Emirati aid have been given to displaced families in the north.