Sri Lanka is key in the battle for influence in South Asia between traditional powers India and China. Photo: AFP Sri Lanka is key in the battle for influence in South Asia between traditional powers India and China. Photo: AFP
Sri Lanka is key in the battle for influence in South Asia between traditional powers India and China. Photo: AFP
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Sri Lanka calls off Colombo port deal with India and Japan

  • Sri Lanka says the East terminal of Colombo port will be fully operated by the state-owned Sri Lanka Port Authority
  • The country had previously said the port would be 49 per cent operated by India and Japan, with SLPA retaining the majority stake

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Sri Lanka is key in the battle for influence in South Asia between traditional powers India and China. Photo: AFP Sri Lanka is key in the battle for influence in South Asia between traditional powers India and China. Photo: AFP
Sri Lanka is key in the battle for influence in South Asia between traditional powers India and China. Photo: AFP
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