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

Country’s biggest econo-political crisis in 2019 – Bandula

Sri Lankans would face the greatest economic and political crisis in the history of the country in 2019, says United People’s Freedom Alliance MP Bandula Gunawardane

13 days conditional positive
Sri Lankan rupee edges lower on thin importer dollar demand

The Sri Lankan rupee closed slightly weaker on Monday in dull trade as thin dollar demand from importers and banks outpaced little inflows from inward remittances, dealers said.

about 2 months conditional negative
Political crisis, tumbling rupee add to Sri Lanka's economic woes

Paying back just got harder as political crisis sends Sri Lankan rupee to its lowest level against US dollar.

about 2 months indicative neutral
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.

2 months conditional neutral

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