“This highway will also greatly help towards further developing the bilateral relations as well as establishing link with the South Asian and South East Asian countries,” said Communication Minister Barrister Nazmul Huda yesterday while talking to reporters at the airport after his return from an official visit to
During his separate meetings with several ministers of the
He held meeting with Secretary-1 of the State Peace and Development Council Lt.Gen. Khin Nyunt, Foreign Affairs Minister U Win Aung, Minister for Economic Development and National planning U Soe Tha, Construction Minister Major General Saw Tun and commerce Minister Brigadier General Pyi Sone.
“ When I placed my proposal before them in support of increased bilateral relations for mutual benefit in trade and commerce between the two countries, Lt. Gen Khin Nyunt and other ministers heartily welcomed it,” the minister said.
Barrister Nazmul Huda during his meeting with the Myanmar Commerce Minister stressed increasing the trade volume and supply of goods on reduced rates through establishing direct road line between the two countries.” The
He also proposed for launching a ferry service across the
Those accompanied the communication minister during his visit were Communication Secretary Syed Rezaul Hayat, Chief Engineer of Road and Highways Division Md. Fazlul Huq and concerned senior officials of the ministry of communication.
Source: today the independent