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Sri Lanka rupee forwards edge up on mild dollar buying COLOMBO: Sri Lankan rupee forwards traded a tad firmer on Thursday as tepid dollar purchases and mild exporter conversions helped the currency edge up.Three-day forwards or spot next was traded at 130.80/85 per dollar at 0655 GMT, compared to Wednesday's close of 130.90/131.00.The spot currency was not traded on Thursday, currency dealers said."There was no restriction from the central bank, but nobody wants to deal with the spot currency," a dealer said on condition of anonymity."There is importer demand for dollars, but banks are scared to trade at higher rates after the central bank prevented depreciation through moral suasion in the last few days."The spot currency closed lower at 130.75/95 per dollar on Wednesday.Dealers said the market was waiting for cues from the 2015 budget, scheduled for Oct. 24.The rupee has been under pressure ever since the central bank announced moves to boost credit to the private sector in its ...

Dollar under pressure in Asia after US sell-off TOKYO: The dollar struggled against the yen in Asia on Thursday after tumbling in New York trade in response to a weak batch of US data that has sparked fears about the world's number one economy.In the afternoon Tokyo trade, the dollar bought 106.19 yen, up from 105.91 yen in New York, but sharply lower than 107.33 yen in Tokyo earlier Wednesday. At the start of the month, the greenback broke 110 yen for the ...
China's yuan hits seven-month high on strong midpoint SHANGHAI: China's yuan edged up against dollar on Thursday, buoyed by a strong midpoint fixing by the central bank and continuing an appreciation trend that started in late September.The currency hit the seven-month high at 6.1209 per dollar in early trade but trimmed some gains by midday after the central bank posted September credit data.The People's Bank of China set its midpoint rate up 0.1 percent at 6.1395 per dollar in response to a 0.8 ...
Dollar sharply lower after weak data raises growth fears TOKYO: The dollar was sharply lower on Thursday, its appeal deeply dented after poor US data sparked growth concerns that sent equities tumbling and Treasury yields plunging.Already on shaky ground after being buffeted by lingering growth concerns over the past few sessions, a string of downbeat economic data including weak retail sales and manufacturing activity numbers dealt Wall Street a fresh blow overnight, sending the S&P 500 down by as much as 4.4 percent.Safe-haven US ...
China's yuan trades at 6.1209 per dollar, highest since March SHANGHAI: China's yuan traded at its strongest level at 6.1209 per dollar since early March on Thursday, continuing a recent appreciating course after the central bank set the guidance rate up.The central bank set the official midpoint at 6.1395 per dollar on Thursday morning, the highest rate since mid-March when the bank widened the official trading band. The spot market went on to quickly rise to 6.1209 per dollar before backing off slightly. The currency ...
Dollar down sharply as yields plunge on growth fears TOKYO: The dollar was sharply lower on Thursday, its appeal deeply dented after poor US data added to growth concerns that sent equities tumbling and Treasury yields plunging. Already on shaky ground after being buffeted by growth concerns over the past few sessions, a string of downbeat economic data including weak retail sales and manufacturing activity numbers dealt Wall Street a fresh blow overnight, sending the S&P 500 down by as much as 4.4 percent ...
Dollar under pressure in Asia after US sell-off TOKYO: The dollar struggled against the yen in Asia on Thursday after tumbling in New York trade in response to a weak batch of US data that has sparked fears about the world's number one economy.In midday Tokyo trade, the dollar bought 106.00 yen, slightly up from 105.91 yen in New York, but sharply lower than 107.33 yen in Tokyo earlier Wednesday. At the start of the month, the greenback broke 110 yen for the ...

 



 
Index Closing Chg%
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Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyJuly-June
Trade Balance $-19.98 bln
Exports $25.13 bln
Imports $45.11 bln
WeeklyOctober 27, 2014
Reserves $13.464 bln