Bay Of Bengal Initiative For Multi-Sectoral Technical And Economic Cooperation
The first-ever Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) Conclave of Ports is being held at Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh on 7th and 8th November 2019.Consider the following statements about the BIMSTEC:
- BIMSTEC is a sub-regional organization that came into being in 1998 through the Bangkok Declaration.
- Initially, it was known as BIST-EC comprising of Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, and Thailand.
- Nepal and Bhutan became the member of the organistaion in 2004.
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