Sunday, April 25, 2010
16th SAARC Summit to begin from Wednesday
The sixteenth SAARC Summit will begin in Bhutan on Wednesday. Heads of State and Government of India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Maldives, Nepal, and Sri Lanka will attend the meeting.
Representatives from the observer states including China, Iran, Japan, South Korea, Mauritius, Myanmar, Australia, United States, and European Union will also be present.
The Summit will adopt a Declaration titled Towards a Green and Happy South Asia, which will focus on problems relating to environment and climate change.