According to available data, Sri Lanka is not in a Chinese debt trap — Sri Lanka’s debt to China amounts to only 6 percent of GDP. Rather, Sri Lanka has a general debt problem, owing about 27.
Sri Lanka has been considered to be South Asia's outsider in terms of the circumstances of poverty and deprivation. In 2011, it was ranked 92 in the UN Human Development, which is a higher rating than any other country in South Asia, and therefore grouped in the high human development category. This is the result because the island's life expectancy is 76 years, 10 years of schooling and 13.
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The 2004 Tsunami in Sri Lanka The date of 26 th December, 2004, will be remembered for a long time by many people in Sri Lanka. During this particular date, a tsunami of a large magnitude and scale hit the coastline of Sri Lanka (Liu 117).
The elephants from Sri Lanka were found to easily adapt for war and were considered better than those from the mainland. Their excellent qualities were well known to the Greeks even as far back as the 3rd Century BC, in the time of Alexander the Great. Onescritus, who was an Admiral of the Fleet of Alexander the Great and probably the first European to describe the trained elephants of Ceylon.
In Sri Lanka, the government provides education as a fundamental right of being born in Sri Lanka. That is why the literacy rate is at 98.1%, which is very good. That is good for a developed country, and yet Sri Lanka is only a third-world country with far fewer resources than more developed countries. Sri Lanka has the highest literacy rate of all third world countries. The rate of illiteracy.
The largest exporter of tea and the originator of the spice cinnamon, Sri Lanka has taken up quite an important place in the world map. The country boasts of highest literacy rate in the entire South Asia. These are some of the many interesting facts about Sri Lanka as a country. Talking about its nationals or Sri Lankans, the country has served as the address of numerous famous writers.
The Sri Lanka Guardian is an online web portal founded in August 2007 by a group of concerned Sri Lankan citizens including journalists, activists, academics and retired civil servants.Sri Lanka Guardian has registered as an online newspaper in Government of Sri Lanka. This portal is currently a platform for over hundred regular writers from around the world. We are independent and nonprofit.