Reading Time: 6 min read LKI’s Pabasara Kannangara discusses Indian Ocean region’s port development and its impact on Sri Lanka becoming an economic hub based on maritime trade.
Reading Time: 4 min read Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu, Centre for Policy Alternatives (CPA), discusses China and the BRI’s effect on Sri Lanka and the Indian Ocean region.
Reading Time: 8 min read LKI’s Malinda Meegoda proposes a ‘3C’ strategy to develop a more robust counterterrorism framework in Sri Lanka.
Reading Time: 5 min read LKI’s Shakthi De Silva examines the Foreign Policy White Papers (FPWP) from around the world, and considers the tangible benefits of an FPWP for Sri Lanka.
Reading Time: 4 min read Plamen Tonchev, Institute of International Economic Relations, Athens, draws comparisons regarding Chinese investments in seaports in Sri Lanka and Greece, and draws lessons from this comparative analysis.
Reading Time: 5 min read Dr. Lauren A. Johnston, Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS), looks at how demographic pressures help explain Beijing’s outbound agenda.
Reading Time: 5 min read LKI’s Ganeshan Wignaraja derives some lessons from Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka.
Reading Time: 6 min read Anushka Wijesinha, an Economist and an Advisor to the Ministry of Development Strategies and International Trade, puts forward the implications of slow trade growth and America’s Tariff Fallout on Sri Lanka.
Reading Time: 7 min read LKI’s Ganeshan Wignaraja and Adam Collins explore why BIMSTEC may be more beneficial for Sri Lanka than SAARC.
Reading Time: 5 min read Aaron Francis Chan, former Assistant Vice President, ING Bank N.V., draws on lessons for Sri Lanka from Philippine’s experience in managing its external balance, industrial development, and macroeconomic stability.