News List

Compiled features on recent developments in regional cooperation and integration in the SASEC region.

August 2016

Government of India Forms National Committee on Trade Facilitation

The Government of India has established a National Committee on Trade Facilitation, in line with a provision contained in the World Trade Organization's Trade Facilitation Agreement. The Committee will be chaired by the Cabinet Secretary, and will lead development of a pan-India road map for trade facilitation.

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Tags: India, Trade Facilitation, RKC

October 2014

RKC Sensitization Workshops in Bhutan

The Department of Revenue and Customs have led a series of two-day Sensitization Workshops on the Revised Kyoto Convention (RKC) in Bhutan during 6-22 October 2014 to brief Customs officials on the key principles of the RKC. Bhutan formally became the 96th contracting party to the RKC – the World Customs Organization international standard for an efficient and effective Customs regulatory procedure – on 15 September 2014.

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Tags: Bhutan, RKC, Customs