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Jun 17, 2022

Nepal-Trinidad & Tobago establish diplomatic relations

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Permanent Representative of Nepal to the UN Amrit Bahadur Rai and Ambassador of Trinidad & Tobago to the UN Dennis Francis exchanging signed document to establish diplomatic relations between the two countries in New York Friday.
Permanent Representative of Nepal to the UN Amrit Bahadur Rai and Ambassador of Trinidad & Tobago to the UN Dennis Francis exchanging signed document to establish diplomatic relations between the two countries in New York Friday.

Nepal and Trinidad & Tobago established diplomatic relations.

With this, Nepal has diplomatic relations with 177 nations.

According to the Permanent Mission of Nepal to the UN, Nepali representative to the UN Mission Amrit Bahadur Rai and Ambassador of Trinidad & Tobago to the UN Dennis Francis signed a joint communique in New York Friday establishing diplomatic relations between the two countries.

It is to note that the 193 countries are the members of the United Nations.

As per Goggle report, Trinidad and Tobago is a dual-island Caribbean nation near Venezuela, with distinctive Creole traditions and cuisines.

Port of Spain is Trinidad’s capital that hosts a boisterous carnival featuring calypso and soca music. Numerous bird species inhabit sanctuaries such as the Asa Wright Nature Centre.

The smaller island of Tobago is known for its beaches and the Tobago Main Ridge Forest Reserve, which shelters hummingbirds.

Trinidad and Tobago, is a small but high-income country. With a population of 1.3 million people and rich in natural resources, it has one of the highest GNI per capita in Latin America and the Caribbean (US$17,640 in 2015, Atlas method).

Afro-Trinidadians and Tobagonians make up the country’s second largest ethnic group, with approximately 36.3% of the population identifying as being of African descent. People of African background were brought to the island as slaves as early as the 16th century.