Colombo a major stop on China's maritime Silk Road
Wed, Sep 17, 2014 - 12:00 AM
[COLOMBO] A view from Sri Lanka's capital of land curving into a sea once famed for its pearls now shows giant yellow digger trucks piling boulders. It's another show of China's increasing global influence.
Once fought over by European powers, Sri Lanka is now benefiting from the...