Mangala off to the US for talks

Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala Samaraweera will visit Washington next week for talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) .

He will be in Washington from 14 – 16 January 2019 to resume negotiations with the IMF on the Extended Fund Facility, the Central Bank said today.

The IMF had in November decided to suspend funding for Sri Lanka as a result of the political crisis.