Saturday, May 16, 2009

Sri Lanka needs IMF loan: Strauss-Kahn

May 15, 2009 (LBO) - International Monetary Fund Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn said Sri Lanka needs the help of the multilateral lending agency and talks were still underway on the IMF loan. He told a news conference Friday that Sri Lanka, which has asked for a 1.9 billion dollar IMF loan, was a "special situation". Full text