Commerce Minister of Saudi Arabia emphasized the importance of expanding trade by increasing mutual communication between Bangladesh and Saudi Arabia using information technology and digital platform and promoting Bangladesh's development progress and trade capacity internationally. Majid bin Abdullah al-Qasabi. Ambassador of Bangladesh appointed to Saudi Arabia in his office in Riyadh today. He emphasized on these issues in a bilateral meeting with Mohammad Javed Patwari, BPM (Bar).
Appreciating Bangladesh's progress in economic development after overcoming the pandemic, the Commerce Minister said that it is an expression of Bangladesh's capabilities. He said that good relations exist between brotherly Bangladesh and Saudi Arabia. In order to take this relationship to a new level, he called for strengthening the commercial relationship between the two countries. He assured all cooperation from Saudi Arabia in this regard in the meeting.
Referring to his visit to Bangladesh in 2019, the minister said that he has a long-standing relationship with Bangladesh. He highly praised the leadership of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and expressed hope to see Bangladesh as a strong economic power in the world in the near future. The Ambassador informed the Minister about the recent initiatives taken between the two countries in the field of trade and commerce. He also informed about the 14th joint commission meeting to be held between the two countries at the end of this month.
The meeting concluded with assurances of mutual assistance in enhancing bilateral effective trade relations as a new dimension of the excellent relations existing between the two brotherly countries. Deputy Head of Mission Md Abul Hasan Mridha and Economic Counselor Murtuza Zulkar Nain Noman from the Embassy were present in the meeting along with the Ambassador.