China says the grant to Sri Lanka will be used for medical care, education and water supplies in rural areas. Photo: Xinhua China says the grant to Sri Lanka will be used for medical care, education and water supplies in rural areas. Photo: Xinhua
China says the grant to Sri Lanka will be used for medical care, education and water supplies in rural areas. Photo: Xinhua

Sri Lanka secures US$90 million grant from China amid ‘debt trap’ call

  • Island’s president asks Beijing for help to disprove that Chinese-funded megaprojects involved impossible repayments
  • Financial injection follows visit to Colombo last week by Politburo member Yang Jiechi

Topic |   China-Sri Lanka relations
China says the grant to Sri Lanka will be used for medical care, education and water supplies in rural areas. Photo: Xinhua China says the grant to Sri Lanka will be used for medical care, education and water supplies in rural areas. Photo: Xinhua
China says the grant to Sri Lanka will be used for medical care, education and water supplies in rural areas. Photo: Xinhua
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