Nepal, Israel sign pact

Kathmandu: Minister for Agriculture and Cooperatives Mrigendra Kumar Singh Yadav and the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Israel Shalom Simhon have signed an agreement on cooperation in the agricultural sector, in Jerusalem.

“The signatory parties agree to cooperate in an attempt to contribute to the national goals on agricultural development,” a statement released by the Israel’s Agency for International Development Cooperation and the Embassy of Israel in Nepal said today.