To a Bloody Peace

Ferguson, Tim
March 2009
Forbes Asia;3/2/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p3
The article presents the author's comments on the economy of Sri Lanka, which is hit by violent insurgency for 25 years by the Tamil Tigers, a Hindu minority amid a mostly Buddhist Sinhalese majority. It has a population bigger than Australia but an economy one-third the size of Kazakhstan's. The author states that the huge island's beauty could be even more of a tourist draw in an environment of security.


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