Sri Lanka s government appears increasingly upbeat about its chances of receiving International Monetary Fund (IMF) board approval for a USD 2.9 billion bailout by December, but the multilateral lender has cautioned that the time frame remains uncertain, and much depends on discussions with the heavily indebted country s creditors. MORE..
29 Sep 2022 (3:02 PM)
Japan is prepared to "do its part" over Sri Lanka s debt issue, but other creditors, such as China and India, should also be involved in efforts to resolve it, Finance Minister Shunichi Suzuki said Thursday. MORE..
30 Sep 2022 (1:53 AM)
A suspect who was wanted for sexually abusing and murdering a 15-year-old schoolgirl has been arrested after DNA comparison. MORE..
29 Sep 2022 (1:38 PM)