Hambantota Port in Sri Lanka is operated by China Merchants Port Holdings. Photo: Bloomberg Hambantota Port in Sri Lanka is operated by China Merchants Port Holdings. Photo: Bloomberg
Hambantota Port in Sri Lanka is operated by China Merchants Port Holdings. Photo: Bloomberg

Sri Lanka gives green light for Chinese LNG plant near Hambantota port

Approval comes amid fears that Chinese-controlled port might be used as a naval base

Topic |   China-Sri Lanka relations
Hambantota Port in Sri Lanka is operated by China Merchants Port Holdings. Photo: Bloomberg Hambantota Port in Sri Lanka is operated by China Merchants Port Holdings. Photo: Bloomberg
Hambantota Port in Sri Lanka is operated by China Merchants Port Holdings. Photo: Bloomberg
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