Sri Lankan Rupee

Sri Lankan Rupee

Sri Lankan Rupee overview

The rupee (Sinhalese: රුපියල්, Tamil: ரூபாய்) (signs: රු, ரூ, Rs; code: LKR) is the currency of Sri Lanka, divided into 100 cents. It is issued by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka. The abbreviation is generally Rs., but "LKR" is occasionally used to distinguish it from other currencies also called rupee.

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Sri Lankan Rupee news

Sri Lankan Rupee hits new low

Sri Lankan Rupee has depreciated further against US Dollar, recording the current selling rate as Rs 178

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Sri Lanka rupee opens slightly weaker, stocks up marginally

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Sri Lanka rupee hits record low of 176.80 vs dollar

COLOMBO, Nov 15- The Sri Lankan rupee barrelled down again on Thursday, hitting a new record-low as a political crisis deepened after President.

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Sri Lanka unexpectedly raises rates to support currency as...

Sri Lanka's central bank unexpectedly raised its key policy rates on Wednesday, a move aimed at defending a faltering rupee currency as foreign capital outflows pick up amid an escalating political crisis and rising U.S. interest rates.

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Sri Lanka rupee slightly weaker, stocks open 0.22-pct lower

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Sri Lanka rupee ends weaker, stocks down 0.77-pct

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