• Monday, Jun 27, 2022
  • Last Update : 04:24 pm

Bernicat to PM Hasina: US support for Bangladesh’s development to continue

  • Published at 04:56 pm October 30th, 2018
web-pm-hasina-us-ambassador-bernicat-meeting-ganabhaban-focus-bangla-30.10.2018
Outgoing US Ambassador Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat makes a farewell call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her official residence, Ganabhaban, in Dhaka on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 Focus Bangla

The outgoing US envoy to Dhaka makes a farewell call on the prime minister

The United States will continue supporting Bangladesh in its overall development, the country’s outgoing ambassador told Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday.

Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat gave the commitment during a farewell call at PM Hasina’s official residence, Ganabhaban, in Dhaka on Tuesday, reports UNB.

Briefing reporters after the meeting, the prime minister’s press secretary, Ihsanul Karim, quoted the envoy as saying the US would continue providing support to Bangladesh for further progress.

“Both Hasina and Bernicat expressed satisfaction over the existing bilateral relations between the two countries,” Ihsanul said.

Bernicat also highly praised the prime minister and described Bangladesh's young people as “extraordinary”, expressing her “firm belief that they would carry forward the country's development”.

She also appreciated the mangoes and litchis that are produced in Bangladesh.

During the meeting, Sheikh Hasina told the US envoy that her main motto was to develop the country and ensure the welfare the people.

She recalled that she visited every corner of the country after her return from exile in 1981 and based on that experience she planned how the country would be developed.

The prime minister also shared with Bernicat her government's steps for the development of agriculture and other sectors.

Also present during Tuesday’s meeting was the prime minister’s principal secretary, Md Nojibur Rahman.

50
Facebook 50
blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail