(MENAFN- AzerNews) Sri Lanka's President Ranil Wickremesinghe will present the
agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to the
parliament next week, a government official said on Saturday,
Azernews reports, citing Xinhua.
State Minister of Finance Ranjith Siyambalapitiya said this when
addressing a meeting. According to him, the IMF will also publish
the agreement on its website and its board will meet on March 20 to
finalize the bailout package worth 2.9 billion U.S. dollars.
Sri Lanka started the related negotiations with the
international lender in 2022 after the South Asian country was hit
by a severe economic crisis.
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