Sri Lanka makes no change to its short term interest rates

The Central Bank kept its key short-term interest rates steady in December, following its monthly monetary policy announcement late Tue. The Central Bank kept its key short-term interest rates steady in December, following its monthly monetary policy announcement late Tue. The overnight repurchase (repo) and reverse repurchase (reverse repo) rates will remain at 7.5 percent and 9.0 percent respectively. The bank last month raised the rates by 0.5 percent in November.