Algeria will reopen its diplomatic mission to boost its trade and commerce with Bangladesh
Algeria will reopen its diplomatic mission in Dhaka to boost its trade and commerce with Bangladesh.
Algerian acting president Abdelkader Bensalah said this in a meeting with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on the sidelines of the 18th NAM Summit at the Baku Congress Centre in Azerbaijan.
Foreign Secretary Md Shahidul Haque briefed reporters after the meeting, on Saturday morning, reports BSS.
He said there was an Algerian mission in Bangladesh, but it was shut down.
“We will reopen our mission in Dhaka as we think we share the same stance on various issues including business and political ones. We also want to increase trade and commerce with Bangladesh,” the foreign secretary quoted Abdelkader Bensalah as saying.
Thanking the Algerian acting president for his decision to reopen the mission in Dhaka, the prime minister said her government will extend all sorts of cooperation in this regard.
Sheikh Hasina recalled the visit of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Algeria to attend the NAM Summit as well as her own visit to Algiers.