Envoys of Vietnam, Morocco present credentials to President

DHAKA, Dec 28, 2016 (BSS) - Newly appointed ambassadors of Vietnam and Morocco to Bangladesh presented their credentials to President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban this afternoon.

During the meeting with Vietnam ambassador to Bangladesh Tran Van Khoa, President Abdul Hamid said Bangladesh and Vietnam are enjoying excellent bilateral relations which are expanding gradually, President's press secretary Joynal Abedin told BSS.

Appreciating the socioeconomic development of Vietnam, the President said there are enormous scopes to enhance trade and investment relations between the two countries.

He called for exchanging visits at government and private levels between the two countries to exploit trade-investment potentials for mutual benefits.

Tran Van Khoa said Vietnam attaches importance to its relations with Bangladesh.

Mentioning the visits of the President and the Prime Minister of Bangladesh to Vietnam, the envoy said the bilateral relations between Vietnam and Bangladesh have reached a new height through these visits.

He sought the President's cooperation in discharging his assignment in Bangladesh. Later, the newly appointed Moroccan ambassador Majid Halim presented his credentials to the President.

During the meeting with the envoy, the President expressed the hope that the bilateral relations between Bangladesh and Morocco would enhance during his tenure in Bangladesh.

President Hamid said Bangladesh and Morocco have shared values and views on many regional and international issues and taken similar position.

Majid Halim said that he would put effort to enhance bilateral relations.

Secretaries concerned to the President were present.

Earlier, on their arrival at Bangabhaban, the envoys were given guard of honor separately by a contingent of the President's Guard Regiment.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)