SASEC Program Is Now on Facebook

22 March 2017

SASEC is now on Facebook, connecting followers to the most up-to-date news on regional cooperation in South Asia, SASEC events, project information, and publications that are all featured daily on www.sasec.asia.

To follow SASEC on Facebook, simply click here; then click “Like” at the top of the page.

The launch of the Facebook page follows SASEC’s recent update of its Andoid and iOS mobile apps. Readers may also follow SASEC on Twitter.

SASEC is working to improve lives in Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, and Sri Lanka by increasing trade and economic cooperation within South Asia, creating linkages to East and Southeast Asia, and promoting sustained and inclusive economic growth through regional cooperation. The Asian Development Bank serves as the SASEC Secretariat.

Since 2001, SASEC countries have implemented 46 regional projects worth more than $9 billion in the transport, trade facilitation, energy, economic corridor development, and information and communications technology sectors.

The National Industrial Corridor Development and Implementation Trust (NICDIT) has approved the inclusion of the Odisha Economic Corridor...

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A trial run for the first export consignment from Bangladesh to Tripura, India, through inland waterways was conducted...

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The 21st Session of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) Senior Officials’...

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Hydropower generation in Bhutan, the country’s biggest export, has increased by 14%, according to a report by ...

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Mr. Harsh Vardhan Shringla, Foreign Secretary of the Government of India, paid a visit to Dhaka, Bangladesh, on...

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The Government of Bangladesh approved a Tk 848.3 crore (around $100 million) for a road widening project that...

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Ms. Himalee Arunatilaka, Sri Lankan Ambassador to Nepal, called on Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli on 18...

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