PM leaves Abu Dhabi for home

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday left here for home wrapping up her three-day official visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to attend the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week and Zayed Sustainability Prize ceremony.

A VVIP flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines carrying the Prime Minister and her entourage took off from the Abu Dhabi International Airport at 6:05pm (local time).

Bangladesh Ambassador to the UAE Muhammad Imran saw her off at the airport.

The flight is scheduled to reach Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka at 11:59pm (Bangladesh time).

During the visit, delegations of DP World led by its Chairman Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) headed by its Chief Executive Officer Saif Humaid AL Falasi and member of the ruling family of Dubai, UAE Sheikh Ahmed Dalmook Al Maktoum MAK separately met Sheikh Hasina on Monday.

Besides, a team of eminent UAE businesspeople also called on the Prime Minister.

A Memorandum of Understanding (Addendum to the previous MoU) was signed between Emirates National Oil Company and the Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources, Bangladesh in the presence of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

On Monday evening, the Prime Minister joined a conference of nine Bangladeshi envoys working in the Middle East countries at her place of residence, Hotel Shangri-La here.

Source: United News of Bangladesh