Imran Ahmed pays courtesy call on Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad

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Minister Imran Ahmed today paid a courtesy call on Malaysian Prime Minister

Dr Mahathir Mohamad at his office in Kuala Lumpur.

During the meeting, Imran Ahmed conveyed a message of greetings of Prime

Minister Sheikh Hasina to Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad

and highlighted diplomatic relations amongst the two

friendly countries, according to a message received here today.

Bangladesh Minister also gave thanks to Malaysian Prime Minister Dr

Mahathir Mohamad for his bold stand beside Bangladesh on various issues, the

message said.

They discussed about Bangladesh's current labour market with Dr Mahathir

fruitfully and sought cooperation for recruiting more Bangladeshi nationals

in different sectors.

Imran Ahmed is currently in Malaysia on an official visit.

During the meeting, Secretary of the Ministry Md Selim Reza and officials

of Malaysia concerned were present.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)