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Dhaka, April 14: Medicines import is of keen intrest to Bhutan, This was expressed by Bhutanese Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering during his state visit. Talking to press Zahid Malik health minister said the countries can work on boosting cooperation in the health sector and side by side cooperation can be made on medical tourism.
After meeting Bangladesh announced that they decided to raise the quota for Bhutanese students at the government medical colleges by five more seats. State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury met the Bhutanese Prime Minister at the same venue.
Talks are focused at utilising more the land ports and river ports by the Bhutanese businesses to boost connectivity as well as boosting trade and commerce. “The use of such ports will raise the revenue earnings of Bangladesh,” he added.