Way behind schedule

Source: The Statesman

Published on May 15, 2017, 6 a.m.

India is yet to open the Myanmarese port of Sittwe for the Northeast despite setting 2015 as the deadline. On the other hand, China has already put in operation its much-awaited crude oil pipeline, parallel to the natural gas channel, from Kyaukphyu port of Myanmar’s western state of Arakan (also known as Rakhine) to Kunming in south-western China.

Nava Thakuria | Guwahati

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