The Asia Pacific Summit-2018 began in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. The theme of two-day Summit is “Addressing the Critical Challenges of Our Time: Interdependence, Mutual Prosperity, and Universal Values”.
Around 1500 participants from 45 countries, including India, attending the summit. They will discuss various global issues, including peace, development, good governance and role of parliamentarians, climate change and role of media.
Source- The Himalayan Times
Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS Clerk Mains Exam 2018:
- Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli is the current Prime Minister of Nepal.
- Bidya Devi Bhandari is the current President of Nepal and commander in chief of Nepalese Army.
- The Nepalese Rupee is the currency of Nepal.
- Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal.