China and Nepal sign off on ports deal to ease Kathmandu’s dependence on India for trade

//China and Nepal sign off on ports deal to ease Kathmandu’s dependence on India for trade

China and Nepal sign off on ports deal to ease Kathmandu’s dependence on India for trade

China and Nepal have signed a deal sealing a 2016 agreement to grant the landlocked Himalayan country access to Chinese seaports and land facilities for trade.In Beijing on Monday, Nepalese President Bidya Devi Bhandari and Chinese President Xi Jinping witnessed the signing of a protocol to allow Nepal access to seaports at Tianjin, Shenzhen, Lianyungang and Zhanjiang and road and rail facilities at Lanzhou, Lhasa and Shigatse for third-country import, Nepal’s Kathmandu Post reported on Tuesday…

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