Sri Lanka formally hands over Hambantota port to China on 99-year lease
Hambantota International Port Group (HIPG) and Hambantota International Port Services (HIPS), managed by the China Merchants Port Holdings Company (CMPort), and the Sri Lanka Ports Authority will own the port and the investment zone around it.
Last Updated: December 9, 2017 | 18:08 IST
A construction worker at the Hambantota sea port. (File image) Image: Reuters