NT: Nepal: The fifteenth BIMSTEC Ministerial Meeting is being held in Kathmandu on coming Thursday. The meeting will be gone before by the eighteenth session of the BIMSTEC Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM).
Leader Sher Bahadur Deuba is planned to initiate the Ministerial Meeting and address the Meeting on tenth of August 2017. The Foreign/External Ministers are booked to have an aggregate approach the Prime Ministers around the same time, as indicated by Mani Prasad Bhattarai, Head of territorial association division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The Foreign/External Affairs of the BIMSTEC Member States are relied upon to partake in the Meeting. This Ministerial Meeting is being assembled when the twentieth Anniversary of the foundation of the BIMSTEC is being praised consistently and without precedent for Kathmandu after Nepal accepted the chairmanship of BIMSTEC in 2014.
On Friday, the Ministerial Meeting will audit the advance and accomplishment in the distinguished 14 regions of collaboration like exchange, speculation, transport and interchanges, vitality, tourism, horticulture, counter-fear based oppression, destitution lightening, general wellbeing, condition and fiasco and environmental change. It is probably going to take choices for quickening the energy for more grounded collaboration under BIMSTEC.
A similar Meeting is probably going to talk about and finish the proper date and setting for holding the Fourth BIMSTEC Summit, included Bhattarai. Appointee Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Krishna Bahadur Mahara, as the pioneer of Nepali designation, will seat the fifteenth Ministerial Meeting while Foreign Secretary Shanker Das Bairagi will seat the Eighteenth Session of BIMSTEC-SOM.
The Bay of Bengal Initiatives for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) is the sub-local gathering including seven nations of South Asia and South East Asia. Nepal is the present Chair and its central command/Secretariat is situated in Dhaka, Bangladesh. RSS