Sri Lanka suspends fuel sales for two weeks as economic crisis worsens | Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka suspends fuel sales for two weeks as economic crisis worsens | Sri Lanka

Cash-strapped Sri Lanka has announced a two-week halt to all fuel sales except for essential services and called for a partial shutdown as its unprecedented economic crisis deepened. The south Asian nation is facing its worst economic meltdown since gaining independence from Britain in 1948, and has been unable to finance even the imports of

China ‘indefinitely’ suspends key economic dialogue with Australia

China ‘indefinitely’ suspends key economic dialogue with Australia

A Chinese and an Australian flag China has “indefinitely” suspended key economic dialogue with Australia, the latest in a growing diplomatic rift between both countries. Relations have been on the decline since Australia called for a probe into the origins of the virus and banned Huawei from building its 5G network. Last year, China imposed