• Sri Lanka is building a $15 billion metropolis to rival cities like Hong Kong and Dubai

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

    Sri Lanka is building a new metropolis with a $1.4 billion Chinese investment.
    By the time it is completed in 2041, the project could cost around $15 billion.
    At 665 acres, the Port City development could eventually double the size of the nation's capital.
    Sri Lanka's $1.4 billion Port City development has elicited parallels to a number of major urban centers. At 665 acres, the project is about the same size as central London, but its design resembles cities like Hong Kong, Singapore, and Dubai.
    A decade ago, the idea of a Sri Lankan city that rivaled the world's leading financial hubs...
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