BANGLADESH FOREIGN SECRETARY WILL DISCUSS BORDER TRADE WITH BURMA
By Sheikh Rakib Uddin
Bangladesh foreign Secretary Shamser Mobin Chowdhury is due to hold official talks with Deputy Minister for foreign Affairs of Burma Khin Maung Win in Rangoon in third week of June to bolster Dhaka-Rangoon ties.
The talks, to cover the entire gamut of bilateral relation, would put special focus on border issues, border trade, general trade, economic cooperation and fefugee issue.
The talks will also follow up the trade talks between
During his three-day visit to
The repatriation of the Rohingya refugees is one of the bilateral issues between
The more than 20.000 remaining Burmese refugees are living in cramped camps in Teknaf of Cosísbazar awaiting repatriation, which now remains stalled. Even the repatriation process under the tripartite agreement between
The meeting of senior officials, which handles the refugees problems between the two countries, has been pending for the last two years. It was learnt that
According to the UN mandate, there are three ways for resolution of the refugees problem.
Source: today the independent