Bangladesh High Commission in London highlighted Bangladesh’s recent development in various fields at 4th Bangladesh Development Fair held in East London on Sunday evening.
Bangladesh High Commissioner to the UK Md Nazmul Quaunine gave a brief account of Bangladesh's recent developments, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s special initiatives, vision-2021 and 2041, achievements in different sectors, MDGs successes and programmes to achieve the SDGs.
He mentioned all these achievements and developments had been possible due to effective policies, programmes and actions taken by the government of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
He also mentioned that the Bangladesh community in the UK had also contributed to these development efforts of the country.
Commercial Counsellor of the Mission SM Jakaria Huq made a power point presentation at the event highlighting Bangladesh's recent successes, development trajectory, MDG achievements, opportunities and prospects of trade and investment, huge infrastructural developments, and efforts of the government to make a digital Bangladesh.
Some documentaries on Bangladesh were also shown in the event, said a press release on Monday.
Four stalls regarding books and documents exhibition and distribution on Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and his vision, great Liberation War, advancements of the country, MDG achievements, SDG programmes, mission's consular services, services of Bangladesh Biman and remittance sending services of BRAC Sajaan Exchange House were pitched at the event.
Services of the respective organisations were showcased and presented to the guests from the stalls.
A cultural programme was also held at the end to showcase the rich heritage of Bangladesh.