The 17th session of the senior officials’ meeting of the BIMSTEC in Kathmandu.The Prime Minister of Nepal, Pushpa Kamal Dahal informed during the 17th BIMSTEC-SOM meeting in Kathmandu that the 4th BIMSTEC Summit would be hosted by Nepal in 2017.
Earlier in 2016, the 4th Summit was scheduled to be held in Nepal, but due to some political reasons, Kathmandu was unable to host the event last year.
Besides, being the head of the group, its Nepal turn to host the Summit .As per the statement by the PM’s Secretariat, the agenda for the summit would include connectivity, energy and economic development.
Presently, the BIMSTEC is chaired by Nepal. It was founded in 1997 to bring together Nepal, Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Thailand and Sri Lanka. So, let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
Q1. Name the Country, in which the 4th BIMSTEC summit will be held in 2017?
Source- The Indian Express