Foreign Ministers of BIMSTEC member countries approved in principle around
167 projects to improve connectivity in the region. The projects, detailed
in a study by the Asian Development Bank, are worth an estimated $50
billion. It includes transportation and cross-border facilitation,
multimodal transport and logistics, infrastructure development, aviation,
maritime transport, human resources development, communication linkages, and
networking in the region.
Tags: Connectivity, Transport, BIMSTEC, Aviation, Logistics