Sri Lanka sees healthy growth rate for economy

According to the Central Bank of Sri Lanka's December 2006 Monetary Policy Review, published Friday 15 December, the economy continues to grow at a healthy rate.

"The Agriculture sector is expanding though some sub sectors have faced a setback," the report said. "The increased growth arose from better irrigation facilities, improved technology, high international prices, improved fertilizer application, and increased activities in the fisheries sector."

"The Industrial sector growth exceeded th