Sri Lanka

Light on Lanka

The country’s efforts to secure restructur- ing deals with creditors, including an earlier agreement with the Export-Import Bank of China, play a crucial role in this unfolding drama.

Dateline Colombo

Sri Lanka’s economic woes are generally attributed to the fact that successive governments in Colombo have not diversified exports. They have instead relied on the traditional cash commodities, such as tea, garments and tourism.