Lankapage Logo CP 22 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Central Bank Governor to step down next week
Fri, Sep 10, 2021, 07:36 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Sept 10, Colombo: The Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka Professor W. D. Lakshman announced that he has decided to resign from the post on September 14.

He made the announcement at a press conference held on Friday at the Bank.

“I am retiring from the post on September 14.” he said.

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa appointed former Vice Chancellor of the University of Colombo, retired Economics Professor W.D. Lakshman as the15th Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka on 24 December 2019./p>

Former Central Bank Governor and current State Minister of Capital Markets Ajith Nivard Cabraal is widely expected to replace Prof. Lakshman, Daily Mirror reported.

 

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
Aesthetic students can study for A/L until practical tests held - Education Secretary
-- [5 minutes ago]
Reopening of schools in 4 phases, Grades 1-5 at first
-- [38 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka procures 160 railway compartments from India to ease passenger congestion
-- [52 minutes ago]
A complete plan of health recommendations and restrictions to be imposed on re-opening of the country
-- [1 hour and 12 minutes ago]
Mahela Jayawardena appointed Consultant for Sri Lanka National and U19 Teams
-- [2 hours ago]
Azath Salley’s bail application withdrawn, will be refiled in appropriate court
-- [3 hours ago]
PM orders immediate clearance of essential food items held at port
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Foreign Minister requests UAE assistance regarding purchase of oil
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka reports 82 Covid-19 deaths on Friday, toll rises to 12,530
-- [4 hours ago]
President joins to commemorate victims of 9/11
-- [4 hours ago]

Copyright © 2000, 2020 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.