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28 Luglio 2020

India - Bangladesh - Maldive - Bhutan

INDIA SPEEDS UP CONNECTIVITY PROJECTS WITH MALDIVES, BHUTAN AND BANGLADESH

India is working fast on regional connectivity projects in South Asian countries of Maldives, Bhutan and Bangladesh with the focus of generating employment and faster movement of people and goods. The Maldives will see the expansion of Hanimaadhoo airport under the Indian line of credit. The project will be key for the economic development of the northern Maldives with increased connectivity and further boosting tourism. When it comes to Bhutan, on 15-07-2020 (Wednesday) a new trade route was opened in from West Bengal's Jaigaon to Ahlay, Pasakha in Bhutan. The new land route for movement of industrial raw materials and goods destined for Pasakha Industrial Estate in Bhutan is expected to not only boost bilateral trade & commerce but also lead to decongestion of vehicular traffic along the Jaigaon-Phuentsholing route. Meanwhile, on 16-07-202 (Thursday), Indian Minister of State for Shipping Mansukh Mandaviya Digitally flagged off the first trial container ship from Kolkata to Agartala through Chattogram Port of Bangladesh. The new route will reduce time and logistics cost for cargo movement and connect North-East India to Bangladeshi ports. (ICE NEW DELHI)


Fonte notizia: Zee News