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Special incentive for migrant worker remittances for New Year

9 March 2022 08:52 pm - 2     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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The Finance Ministry announced today that it will increase the special allowance given to remittances of the migrant workers in view of the Sinhala and Hindu New Year so as to encourage migrant workers.

Accordingly, migrant workers will be paid an incentive of Rs. 20 per each dollar they send to Sri Lanka after being converted to LKR


  Comments - 2

  • Chux Thursday, 10 March 2022 08:20 AM

    Where are we heading massive policy discrepancies between the government institutions unbelievable

    Terrence Thursday, 10 March 2022 09:19 AM

    Migrant workers are no fools to this trap by taking them for a ride as the depreciation of the rupee does not reflect the value of the dollar to be converted


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