Sri Lanka gets first response from China over debt restructuring

China has given Sri Lanka a positive response over the request for debt re-structuring State Minister Shehan Semasinghe said, as the country seeks assurances that debt will be re-structured in line with a program with the International Monetary Fund.

The Exim Bank of China has indicated that they are willing to support Sri Lanka’s debt re-structuring efforts.

“We are getting positive news,” State Minister for Finance Shehan Semasinghe said. “It is good to see our partners helping.”

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