Bangladesh wants to establish Chittagong-Kunming road link
18 February 2015, Nirapad News: The state minister of foreign affairs has asked Chinese ambassador for cooperation to develop road connectivity from Chittagong to Kunming.
Md Shahriar Alam made the request when new Chinese ambassador in Dhaka Ma Mingqian called on him at his office, He told the press on Tuesday.
In December last year, during a bilateral meeting in Dhaka, China had responded positively to Bangladesh’s proposal on this road.
“Myanmar and China have road connectivity. But such a link with Bangladesh is missing. We want to establish this link,” he said. Alam welcomed the new Chinese envoy Ma and hoped that he would help strengthen the bilateral relations.