Sri Lanka ready to shine on world stage: President Rajapaksa

Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa © AP

COLOMBO -- Since emerging from decades of civil war, Sri Lanka has become a beacon of growth and opportunity in South Asia. Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa told The Nikkei that he sees his country continuing on its upward trajectory. Building on the country's newfound peace and stability, Rajapaksa said he looks to capitalize on Sri Lanka's strategic location and regional relationships to attract foreign investment and spur further gro...