Watch: Powering Asia in the 21st Century

12 May 2017

SASEC member countries have come together to create the SASEC Vision, a shared forward-looking purposeful statement to help provide direction to the countries’ pursuit of collective growth and development. Watch how the SASEC Vision lays out opportunities through industry linkages and regional trade:

US Gov'ts MCC to Invest in South Asian Energy Connectivity

The Government of the United States' Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) is finalizing a $500 million investment to help...
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Commentary: 25 years of ASEAN–India Integration

This commentary by Mr. Prabir De, Professor at the Research and Information System for Developing Countries, and Coordinator,...
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India Releases National Trade Facilitation Action Plan

The Government of India, led by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, launched the National Trade Facilitation Action Plan (NTFAP)...
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Impact of Goods and Services Tax on Bhutan and Nepal’s Third Country Trade

Charges for different port and Customs services for Bhutan and Nepal’s third country import/export through India will not...
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Bangladesh and Sri Lanka Ink 14 Deals for Cooperation

Bangladesh and Sri Lanka signed 14 instruments of cooperation in coastal shipping, agriculture, higher education, foreign service training,...
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Bangladesh, Sri Lanka Shipping Companies Mull Container Feeder Service Joint Venture

The Bangladesh Shipping Corporation (BSC) and Sri Lanka's Ceylon Shipping Corporation plan to launch a container feeder service...
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SAARC Countries Urged to Focus on Removing Non-tariff Barriers

Mr. Younus Dagha, Federal Secretary of Commerce, Pakistan, has urged the member countries of the South Asian Association...
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