Nordic embassy opens in city
20 January 2016, Nirapad News: Foreign minister AH Mahmood Ali on Tuesday evening (January 19) inaugurated the joint embassy of Denmark, Norway and Sweden, in short, Nordic Embassy in Bangladesh on Tuesday.
Visiting Danish employment minister Jørn Neergaard Larsen, Norwegian trade, industry and fisheries ministry state secretary Dilek Ayhan and Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) spokesperson and also Swedish ambassador Eva Åkerman Börje spoke at the inaugural ceremony.
They said that the Nordic countries enjoy similarities in their languages and culture. Moreover, they find similarities in diplomatic activities in Bangladesh.
They also hoped that the joint embassy will play special role in conducting comprehensive diplomatic activities.
The visiting ministers and delegation of the three Nordic countries are also set to call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and several ministers.
Earlier, Germany and France inaugurated a joint embassy in Dhaka.