Without Food We Will Die

COLOMBO, KOMPAS.com – Sri Lanka’s situation this week is increasingly worrying. On Friday (20/502022), thousands of people lined up to buy gas and gasoline in Sri Lanka’s commercial capital. Reported ReutersPrime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe also warned of food shortages. This all happened at a time when the island nation was battling an increasingly frenzied economic […]

Sri Lanka to default today Interest payment grace period expires | Reuters

On May 18, Sri Lanka is expected to be sentenced to default by a rating agency on the same day that the grace period for interest payments on government bonds ends. The photo shows people lining up at a gas station in Colombo on the 16th (2022 Reuters / Adnan Abidi) [Colombo 18th Reuters]–Sri Lanka […]

The Prime Minister’s resignation is still unstoppable! Sri Lanka issued a “shoot-in-place order” to quell the riots | International New Head Shell Newtalk

Sri Lanka’s anti-government protesters clashed with police in the capital Colombo, the death toll rose to seven, including two lawmakers.Figure: Retrieved from Twitter On the evening of the 9th local time, the Sri Lankan Presidential Secretariat issued a communiqué confirming that Mahinda Rajapikesa resigned as Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, effective immediately. On the same […]

Including an Arab country..Egypt offers the 5 most beautiful honeymoon destinations

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (CNN)– Are you looking for a unique travel destination to spend your honeymoon with your partner? The Egyptian travel influencer, Rahma Arafa, posted a video clip on her YouTube channel, reflecting the top 5 destinations to visit for your romantic vacation. Arafa has always dreamed of traveling around the world and […]

Sri Lankan President Admits Mistakes in Managing His Country’s Economy

Sri Lanka’s President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Monday (18/4/2022) admitted to making mistakes that caused the country’s worst economic crisis and vowed to fix them (Source: AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena) Writer : Edwin Shri Bimo | Editor : Purwanto COLOMBO, KOMPAS.TV — Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa admitted Monday (4/18/2022) that he made a mistake that caused […]

These countries are said to be victims of China’s debt trap

loading… China’s debt trap narrative resurfaced after the economic crisis in Sri Lanka, which owed the country billions of dollars. Photo/Illustration/Reuters JAKARTA – The term China’s debt trap echoed again after Sri Lanka experienced the worst economic crisis in its history. This country of 22 million people for the first time since its independence, was […]

RI Alert! Sri Lanka is already caught up in China’s debt ‘prank’

Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – Beijing has disbursed a number of loans to Sri Lanka since 2005. This US$ 8 billion loan was disbursed through the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) scheme, one of which was the construction of the Hambantota port. China is known as a country that often gives debt to other countries. Even […]