China will provide 2,500 tons of rice to the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh
Bangladesh and China have signed nine instruments in different sectors ranging from aid for the Rohingyas and economic and technical cooperation, investment, power, culture and tourism.
The nine instruments — five agreements, three memorandums of understanding (MoUs) and a document — were inked after the bilateral talks between Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang at the Great Hall of People Thursday morning, Foreign Secretary Md Shahidul Haque said.
Ministers and officials concerned of the two countries signed the instruments in the presence of the two leaders, reports BSS.
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Under the first agreement titled ''Letter of Exchange (LoC) on the Rohingya Refugees Rice Aid'', China will provide 2,500 tons of rice to the forcibly displaced Rohingyas from Myanmar, the foreign secretary said.
Other instruments are: