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Tuesday, 25 July 2017 - 15:18
Government to pass new foreign exchange act this week
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State Minister of Finance, Eran Wickramaratne discloses that the government will pass the new Foreign Exchange Bill in Parliament this week.

Speaking at the Sri Lanka Economic Summit organized by the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce in Colombo, the state minister said there was 'criminalization' of exchange control violations in the previous act and now it has been removed.

Wickramaratne also said that country's foreign reserves have moved up from 5 billion dollars in April to 7 billion dollars as of now.

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