Nepal-China signs 13-point agreement during PM Dahal’s visit

Kathmandu: A 13-point memorandum of understanding has been signed between Nepal and China.

In the presence of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda and Chinese counterpart Li Qiang, officials of Nepal and China exchanged 10 agreements and 3 memorandums of understanding.

These agreements and memorandums of understanding are related to agriculture, communication, science and technology, trade.

The agreements are related to increasing productivity in the northern region of Nepal, digital economy cooperation, green and low carbon cooperation, and translation and publication of ancient texts.

Likewise, Commerce and Supply Secretary Madhukumar Marasini and the Chinese officials have exchanged an agreement regarding the establishment of a joint technical working group.

Education Secretary Suresh Adhikari and Chinese officials have exchanged agreements on cooperation in the field of science and technology and innovation.

A letter of agreement has also been exchanged between the National Development and Research Council of China and the National Planning Commission of Nepal.