Chinese builder to India to woo investors :
CHEC Port City Colombo, the company handling the
much-talked-about Colombo Port City project, pulled off a
masterstroke last week, when it approached several top Indian
companies to invest in the project. This was a highly significant
achievement in terms of geo-political relations concerning India,
China and Sri Lanka.
Much has been written about the so-called Sampur incident: reports,
comments, letters to the editors of newspapers and even fun
articles. A newspaper carried a columnistís parody on the incident
where a film script was being crafted.
It was an auspicious night last Tuesday for Minister Rajitha
Senaratne who was embroiled in controversy over the GMOA issue. He
was pondering his modus operandi when he received an important
visitor. It was President Maithripala Sirisena visiting his old
friend, Rajitha, to pay his long overdue ĎAvuruduí visit.