PM leaves Doha for home

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina left here today for home after wrapping up her three-day official visit to Qatar.

A flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines, carrying the premier and her entourage members, departed Hamad International Airport in Doha at 10.25pm local time (1.25am BST).

The flight is scheduled to land at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport, Dhaka on Thursday morning.

Earlier, on May 22, Sheikh Hasina arrived here to attend the 3rd Qatar Economic Forum (QEF) at the invitation of Amir of Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani.

During the visit, Sheikh Hasina joined the Qatar Economic Forum, met with Amir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani at Amiri Diwan, held a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister of Qatar Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani and a meeting with President of Rwanda Paul Kagame.

Besides, Qatar Minister of State for Energy Affairs Saad bin Sherida Al Kaabi met her.

Saudi Arabian Minister of Investment Khalid A. Al-Falih and Saudi Minister of Economy and Planning Faisal Alibrahim also jointly called on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

The premier also addressed the students of Qatar University and visited Awsaj Academy, a specialized school for the children with special needs, which runs under Qatar Foundation in Doha.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha