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VIRUS APPREHENSIONS

Chinese authorities have locked down many cities in China’s Hubei province, and some international flights to China have been suspended. In January 2019 over...
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HURRAH FOR TAX CUTS?

Applause greeted the recent tax cuts. While potentially costing the state Rs500 billion in revenue, the fiscal stimulus will boost aggregate demand and energize...
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GAME-CHANGER AT HAMBANTOTA

A proposed oil refinery—and also an industrial zone with free port facilities—is expected to transform the Hambantota International Port and help it shake-off its...
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CAPE OF GOOD HOPE

The global shipping industry is bracing for cost escalations arising from new fuel regulations that come into effect from January 1st. The new regulation,...