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Bangladesh, Bhutan to finalise Preferential Trade Agreement

Last update: 10/07/2019
DHAKA, July 10 (Bernama) -- Bangladesh and Bhutan are going to finalise the Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA) aiming to boost trade and business between the two countries, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting the Bangladesh's state-run news agency BSS.

"We're going to finalise the PTA for expanding trade and business between the two countries," Bhutanese Ambassador in Dhaka Sonam T Rabgye Tuesday said while paying a farewell call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her office in Dhaka, according to Bangladesh's state-run news agency BSS.

Sheikh Hasina and the Bhutanese envoy discussed the road connectivity between the two countries and offered a Bangladeshi airport and seaports for Bhutan to use.

The prime minister also emphasised power sector cooperation among the countries of the region.

-- BERNAMA



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