Gross reserves top $ 7 b

Friday, 8 October 2010 08:18 -     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

The Central Bank said yesterday that the country’s gross official reserves surpassed the US$ 7 billion level on 4 October 2010.

“This level of reserves is equivalent to over 6.8 months of imports and is the highest-ever reserves level of Sri Lanka,” the bank added.