News List

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

February 2024

Sabroom ICP to Elevate India-Bangladesh Trade Relations

The new Integrated Checkpost (ICP) at Sabroom in Tripura, India, and its counterpart in Ramgarh Upazila, Bandarban, Bangladesh, is set to usher in a transformative phase in the trade dynamics between India and Bangladesh. The Sabroom ICP is designed to be a comprehensive terminal and logistics hub.

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Tags: India, Trade Facilitation, Tripura

March 2022

Planned ICP to Turn Sabroom into Logistics Hub for India’s Northeastern Region

The Land Ports Authority of India aims to establish an Integrated Check Post (ICP) in Sabroom (India) by the end of 2022. This ICP is envisioned to facilitate seamless trade and people-to-people movement with Bangladesh. Sabroom is a border town in the South Tripura district.

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Tags: Logistics, ICP, India, Tripura, Trade Facilitation

December 2020

India, ADB Sign Facility to Help Boost Tripura’s Urban Services and Tourism

The Government of India and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed a project readiness financing (PRF) facility worth $4.21 million for the Tripura Urban and Tourism Development Project. The Government of India will provide complementary financing of $1.05 million. The PRF will support the state government of Tripura in preparing infrastructure development projects that will upgrade the state’s urban amenities and boost its tourism infrastructure.

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Tags: India, ADB, Tourism, Urban Development, Tripura