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Port City Colombo: The great Chinese white elephant of Sri Lanka

The project is envisioned as a playground for the rich who would earn in dollars and keep all of it

Port City Colombo: The great Chinese white elephant of Sri Lanka
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The Colombo Port City project under construction

Sri Lanka’s President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has a fetish for fiasco. The Indian Ocean island is a basket case for several reasons. Covid-19 decimated dollar earnings from tourism; the resulting increase

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First Published: Apr 14 2022 | 12:11 PM IST

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