Nepal and Barbados signed a formal agreement on Wednesday to establish diplomatic ties. Nepal has now established diplomatic relations with 172 nations, bringing the total number of countries with which Nepal has diplomatic relations to 172.
In a brief ceremony held at the Permanent Mission of Nepal to the United Nations in New York on Wednesday morning, Amrit Bahadur Rai, Ambassador/Permanent Representative of Nepal to the United Nations, and François Jackman, Ambassador/Permanent Representative of Barbados to the United Nations signed a Joint Communiqué to that effect.
As part of their efforts to establish diplomatic relations, the two ambassadors signed a joint letter notifying United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres about the establishing of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
According to a statement issued by the Permanent Mission of Nepal to the United Nations, the two ambassadors discussed ways to promote bilateral and multilateral cooperation between their respective countries.