Sri Lanka’s finance minister has made a request for a Fast Financing Instrument with the IMF. What are the probabilities for a bailout?
Sri Lanka’s coffers have all however dried up and it can not afford to pay for imports.
Thousands and thousands of its persons are bearing the brunt of the nation’s financial disaster. Primary items are briefly provide, energy cuts are frequent, costs are hovering and the worth of incomes is eroding.
Many individuals are blaming the president for the worst financial disaster in additional than 70 years and so they have taken to the streets to demand he step down.
Elsewhere, China’s GDP development for the primary quarter beats forecasts, however will it obtain the 5.5 p.c development goal for 2022?