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PM Hasina calls on President Hamid

  • Published at 10:40 pm April 27th, 2019
President Abdul Hamid greets Prime  Minister Sheikh Hasina with flowers
President Abdul Hamid greets Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina with flowers at Bangabhaban on Saturday, April 27, 2019 PID

She informs the head of the state of her recent Brunei visit

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina paid a courtesy call to President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban.

Briefing media after the meeting on Saturday, Principal Information Officer Joynal Abedin said the prime minister discussed various state-level issues with the president.

She informed the head of the state of her recent Brunei visit, Joynal said.

The prime minister returned from Brunei on Tuesday morning after a three-day official visit at the invitation of Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, reports UNB.

President Hamid was informed that Bangladesh and Brunei signed seven instruments to strengthen cooperation, mainly in the fields of agriculture, fisheries, livestock, culture and sports, and the supply of LNG.

The president hoped the visit would help strengthen bilateral trade and investment ties between the two countries.

Prime Minister Hasina also informed the president about various development activities of the government during the meeting.

They also enquired about each other's health.

The prime minister reached Bangabhaban at 6:23pm where she was received by the president.

Secretaries concerned and high officials of both the president and the prime minister's office, were also present.