Governor of the Central Bank Ajith Nivard Cabraal believes economic pressure will ease by January. He pointed out that all sectors in the country have been pressurized due to the economic crisis following the Covid pandemic. Mr. Cabraal mentioned this during discussion on issues related to tourism at the Central Bank auditorium today. The discussion took place on a request from Minister Prasanna Ranathunge. He requested to extend concessions until the tourism sector recovers.
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