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News Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka risks debt default, warns largest party

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/sri-lanka-risks-debt-default-warns-largest-party-144111221--finance.html
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

Sri Lanka's largest party warned Tuesday that the island could default on its debt as Moody's slashed its credit rating and a bitter power struggle dragged into a fourth week. The South Asian nation h...

News Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka removes top Rajapakse investigator amid crisis

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/sri-lanka-removes-top-rajapakse-investigator-amid-crisis-151111057.html
Publicated on: onday 19 November 2018

Sri Lanka's president ordered the removal of a police chief investigating alleged crimes by the family and associates of his preferred candidate for prime minister Mahinda Rajapakse, officials said Mo...

News Sri Lanka: IMF delays Sri Lanka's loan discussion on political crisis

News source: https://www.reuters.com/article/imf-sri-lanka/imf-delays-sri-lankas-loan-discussion-on-political-crisis-idUSL4N1XV522?feedType=RSS&feedName=marketsNews&rpc=56
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

COLOMBO, Nov 20 (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Tuesday it had delayed discussions on Sri Lanka’s next loan tranche due to the country’s political crisis. The IMF has disburs...

News Sri Lanka: Moody’s downgrades Sri Lanka’s rating

News source: http://www.adaderana.lk/news/51563/moodys-downgrades-sri-lankas-rating
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

Moody’s Investors Service downgraded Sri Lanka’s foreign currency issuer and senior unsecured ratings from B1 to B2 and changed the outlook to stable from negative on Tuesday. This new development com...

News Sri Lanka: What Sri Lanka’s political turmoil means for India

News source: http://www.ft.lk/news/What-Sri-Lanka-s-political-turmoil-means-for-India/56-667282
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

President Maithripala Sirisena’s prime ministerial appointee Mahinda Rajapaksa - Reuters Live Mint: The Sri Lankan Parliament descended into chaos last week as supporters of newly-appointed Prime Mini...

News Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka’s private sector moving ahead despite power stand-off

News source: http://www.lankanewspapers.com/2018/11/21/sri-lankas-private-sector-moving-ahead-despite-power-stand-off/
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

Dave Group unveils innovative John Deere farming technology in Sri Lanka, at an event held at Colombo Hilton yesterday. (L-R) Vinayak Vasagade Sales Manager , John Deere Asia, Jurgen Sieber- Director ...

News Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka police reverse decision to remove top detective probing alleged crimes by Rajapaksa family

News source: https://in.news.yahoo.com/sri-lanka-police-reverse-decision-152553128.html
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

Colombo: Sri Lankan police did a U-turn on Tuesday and reversed its decision to transfer a top detective investigating alleged crimes by the family and associates of disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Ra...

News Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka President holds talks to end power struggle

News source: https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/sri-lanka-president-holds-talks-to-end-power-struggle
Publicated on: Sunday 18 November 2018

COLOMBO • Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday held crucial talks with political leaders in a bid to end a power struggle with the prime minister he sacked last month. The Indian Ocean ...

News Sri Lanka: Activists intervene as chaos reigns in Sri Lanka

News source: https://www.ucanews.com/news/activists-intervene-as-chaos-reigns-in-sri-lanka/83907
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

A Sri Lankan civil rights activist holds up a placard during a demonstration amid the ongoing political crisis in the country as rain falls in Colombo on Nov. 19. Sri Lanka's parliament was adjourned ...

News Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka talks fail to end crippling power struggle

News source: https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/south-asia/sri-lanka-talks-fail-to-end-crippling-power-struggle
Publicated on: Sunday 18 November 2018

COLOMBO (AFP) - Crucial talks to resolve a power struggle in Sri Lanka failed to break the political deadlock, officials said on Sunday (Nov 18), as the three key players met for the first time since ...

News Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka's Christian politicians adrift amid crisis

News source: https://www.ucanews.com/news/sri-lankas-christian-politicians-adrift-amid-crisis/83811
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena sacked his coalition partner, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, on Oct. 26 and appointed ex-president Mahinda Rajapaksa as his successor, triggering a cons...

News Sri Lanka: Moody’s rationale for downgrading Sri Lanka’s rating

News source: http://www.ft.lk/news/Moody-s-rationale-for-downgrading-Sri-Lanka-s-rating/56-667281
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

Moody’s Investors Service (Moody’s) yesterday downgraded the Sri Lankan Government’s foreign currency issuer and senior unsecured ratings to B2 from B1 and changed the outlook to stable from negative. ...