China, Cambodia and Vietnam have congratulated Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for assumption of the office of the prime minister.
Chinese Prime Minister Li KeQiang, in a message addressed to Hasina, warmly congratulated her on her assumption of the office of the prime minister, said a press release of the foreign ministry.
Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Li Jun handed over the letter to Foreign Secretary Md Shahidul Haque on Monday.
While conveying his sentiment, the Chinese premier added that China would like to join hands with the prime minister to advance Bangladesh-China comprehensive and cooperative partnership to a new height.
In a related development, Prime Minister of Vietnam Nguyen Tan Dung in a letter congratulated Hasina for her re-election as the prime minister.
The government of Cambodia has also felicitated the prime minister of Bangladesh for her re-election.