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IMF will consider extending funding for SL

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said that they hope to extend funding programs with Sri Lanka till June 2020.

Director of the IMF Communications Department, Gerry Rice, has said that the IMF Executive Board will consider the request made by Sri Lanka to complete the review of the 5th review under the IMF program in the following week.

Rice has also added that the IMF Executive Board will consider a request for the extension of the funding program by one additional year.