Bangladesh ought to be rewarded with amenities for commencement: Momen
International Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen yesterday stated commencement of a rustic like Bangladesh ought to moderately be rewarded with continued every little thing however Arms (EBA) amenities to beat challenges and assist transition.
He talked about this when Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Bangladesh Anne Gerard van Leeuwen paid a farewell name on him.
Momen requested extra collaboration with Dutch excellence in reaching objectives of Delta Plan 2100- water and maritime assets administration, land reclamation, coastal administration, superior agricultural applied sciences, high-variety seed manufacturing and local weather change adaptation.
He thanked the Dutch authorities for help in establishing ‘International Centre on Adaptation’ in Bangladesh and briefed him in regards to the progress made by Bangladesh in catastrophe preparedness together with cyclone shelter, superior warning system and volunteers.
Momen urged the necessity for local weather funding for the least polluters like Bangladesh and talked about that solely 10% of the worldwide defence price range may assist elevate enough cash on this regard.
The minister additionally requested for taking leverage of Particular Financial Zones, Hello-tech parks and large pool of IT professionals for the Dutch funding and companies notably within the IT and agro-processing sectors.
He thanked the Dutch authorities for its political and monetary assist for the Rohingyas, highlighted the necessity for continuation of so, and but, expressed concern over declining development of economic help for the forcibly displaced Rohingyas.
Terming Bangladesh as an interesting place to work, Ambassador Leeuwen thanked the Bangladesh authorities for making his tour of obligation snug and fruitful.
He fondly recalled his visits to the Sundarbans, Sylhet, Moulvibazar and a few North-Japanese districts of the nation to get pleasure from pure beauty-birds and rivers.
The envoy recommended the outstanding socio-economic growth of Bangladesh regardless of COVID pandemic and the Russia-Ukraine struggle, and extremely praised all ongoing financial actions and dynamism of individuals.
The Ambassador thanked Bangladesh for internet hosting 1.1 million forcibly displaced Rohingyas and hoped for peaceable decision of the disaster.
Momen congratulated the Dutch Ambassador for profitable completion of his tenure in Bangladesh and thanked for his sturdy contribution in direction of including momentum to the bilateral relations additional.