KATHMANDU, July 27: Pre-summit of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) is taking place in Kathmandu next week, prior to the fourth Summit.

KATHMANDU, June 4: Nepal has proposed hosting the Fourth Summit of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) in August end or first week of September.

KATHMANDU, May 31: Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali held discussions with Secretary General of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC), Shahidul lslam, on Wednesday about hosting BIMSTEC Summit in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: Foreign ministers participating in the 15th Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) Ministerial Meeting on Friday made a visit to Chandragiri Hills for a short retreat.

BIMSTEC Meet concludes

August 12, 2017 08:20 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: The 15th BIMSTEC Ministerial Meeting of Bay of Bengal Initiatives for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) concluded Friday with agreement to conclude BIMSTEC Free Trade Area Agreement and BIMSTEC Grid Ineterconnection at the earliest.

KATHMANDU, Aug 10: The 18th session of the BIMSTEC Senior Officials’ Meeting kicked off in Kathmandu on Thursday setting up the agenda for the BIMSTEC Ministerial Meeting scheduled for Friday.

Kathmandu, August 10: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has underscored the need for stronger partnership and deeper collaboration among the BIMSTEC member states in order to combat the challenges facing the BIMSTEC region.

KATHMANDU, August 10: The 18th session of the BIMSTEC Senior Officials' Meeting kicked off in the Capital today. The two-day meeting will set the agenda for the 15th BIMSTEC Ministerial Meeting scheduled for August 11.

KATHMANDU, Aug 9: Foreign ministers from seven Bay of Bengal Initiatives for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) member states are arriving in Kathmandu on Thursday to take part in the 15th ministerial meeting of the sub-regional body.

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: The 15th BIMSTEC Ministerial Meeting is being held in Kathmandu on coming Thursday. The meeting will be preceded by the 18th session of the BIMSTEC Senior Officials' Meeting (SOM).

KATHMANDU, July 25: The 15th Bay of Bengal Initiatives for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) Ministerial Meeting is scheduled to be held in Kathmandu on August 10-11.

KATHMANDU, July 7: The first meeting of Network of BIMSTEC Tour Operators concluded in New Delhi India on Friday.

KATHMANDU, July 7: The first meeting of Network of BIMSTEC Tour Operators concluded in New Delhi India on Friday.

BIMSTEC Senior Officials Meet concludes

February 8, 2017 01:00 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 8: The 17th Session of BIMSTEC Senior Officials' Meeting (SOM) has concluded in Kathmandu on Tuesday, with an understanding to host the summit meeting by the end of 2017.

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: The 17th session of senior officials' meeting of the Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) all is set to take place in Kathmandu on February 5.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Nepal, which is currently assuming Chairmanship of the two regional organizations- SAARC and BIMSTEC is all set to host the SAARC Program-Committee meeting and BIMSTEC three levels of meetings in February this year.

The BIMSTEC gambit

November 3, 2016 00:25 am

By heralding BIMSTEC, Prime Minister Prachanda has emphasized the importance of continuity in national policy and commitments

KASHMIR, Oct 17: Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Sunday said that India had no moral ground to talk about counter-terrorism efforts and pointing fingers at other states as Indian state sponsored terrorism and terror financing on Pakistani soil has been proven irrefutably.

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said BIMSTEC (Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multisectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation) that connects two vibrant regions - South East Asia and South Asia - and be a dynamic engine of growth and development.