Nepal, Philippines sign MoU to establish Bilateral Consultation Mechanism
December 1, 2019 04:57 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, Dec 1: Nepal and the Philippines signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish Bilateral Consultation Mechanism between Foreign Ministries in Kathmandu, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) said.
Joint Secretary and Head of South East Asia and the Pacific Division at Ministry of Foreign Affairs Tapas Adhikari and Ambassador of the Philippines to Nepal Ramon S. Bagatsing Jr. signed the MoU on behalf of their respective Ministries, MoFA said.
According to the MoU, Nepal and the Philippines will hold regular consultations to review the state of bilateral relations and the ways to further expand relations and promote mutually beneficial cooperation. Nepal and the Philippines established diplomatic relations on 12 February 1960.