Author Archives: Nasim Ahmed

Dhaka for promoting intra-trade, investment in innovation among D-8 members

We need to work for minimising tariff, non-tariff barriers, FM Momen says Foreign Minister Dr. AK Abdul Momen on Monday said D-8 Member States should leverage the commonalities and aim to promote intra-trade, investment in innovation, minimise tariff and non-tariff barriers. “We need common investment policies, guidelines, and strategies including diaspora investment opportunities; and work […]

PM to attend D-8 Summit virtually today (The Daily Star)

The 10th D-8 Summit is going to be held today with hopes of a stronger global partnership for enhancing the power of youth and technology. The summit will be attended by Bangladesh, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan, and Turkey. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will lead the Bangladesh delegation at the summit. In the […]

D-8 praises Turkey’s economic reforms, leading projects

Turkey to become global financial hub, Secretary-General of D-8 says Turkey is set to attract more foreign investments thanks to its reforms and landmark projects, the Secretary-General of the D-8 Organization for Economic Cooperation has said. Speaking to Anadolu Agency, Dato’ Ku Jaafar Ku Shaari praised Turkey’s fresh reforms to protect the value of the […]

Bangladeshi team to join “Covid-19 Dhifaau” campaign, upon request of the President

02 March 2021, Ref: 2021-048 Following a request from President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, a team of 23 Bangladeshi healthcare professionals from the Bangladesh Air Force will arrive in the Maldives on Wednesday, March 3, 2021, to assist in the “Covid-19 Dhifaau” country-wide vaccination drive. Making the Covid-19 vaccine equitably accessible to all Maldivian nationals and […]

Bangladesh wants to establish direct shipping link with Maldives

Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen and Maldives Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid will discuss the issues as they hold bilateral meeting at the state guesthouse Padma tomorrow. Abdulla Shahid arrived in Dhaka on a three-day visit today at the invitation of Bangladesh’s Foreign Minister Momen. He is expected to pay courtesy calls on the President and […]