Egyptian Ambassador in Dhaka Walid Ahmed Shamseldin on Tuesday said Egyptian investors want to invest in Bangladesh, particularly in power sector, Agencies report.
The Ambassador paid a courtesy visit to Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali at the latter’s office and expressed his concern about Rohingya issue, said the foreign ministry here.
The Foreign Minister praised the remarkable progress of Egypt in the recent years.
During the talks, the Foreign Minister intimated the Ambassador of Egypt about the opportunities of bilateral cooperation between the two countries.
He also affirmed Bangladesh’s continuous effort to deepen ties with Egypt.
Ambassador expressed his desire to work hard in strengthening bilateral relations between the two countries particularly in the areas of economic development, trade and investment, agriculture and tourism cooperation. Both sides stressed on high level visits with a view to further strengthening the existing bilateral relations.
Foreign Minister appreciated the support and cooperation of Egypt on the Rohingya crisis.
Besides, they discussed regional and international issues of mutual interest and hoped to continue support each other in the UN and other international bodies.
The Foreign Minister assured the Egyptian Ambassador of all out support in discharging his duties in Bangladesh.