Nordic Embassy opens Tuesday
19 January 2016, Nirapad News: Foreign minister AH Mahmood Ali will inaugurate the joint embassy of Denmark, Norway and Sweden (Nordic Embassy to Bangladesh) on Tuesday.
Foreign ministry sources confirmed the matter.
Danish Minister for Employment Jørn Neergaard Larsen has arrived in Bangladesh on a four-day visit to take part in the inauguration ceremony.
Besides, state secretary of Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries Ms Dilek Ayhan and Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) spokesperson and Swedish Ambassador Eva Åkerman Börje will arrive here on Tuesday to attend the ceremony.
Earlier, the joint embassy of Germany and France was inaugurated in Dhaka.
The three Embassies of Nordic countries in Dhaka will share resources and work together. The new Nordic Embassy will be one common representation and one common expression.
The new Nordic Embassy will be a strong platform for further expansion of the long-standing partnerships between the Nordic countries and Bangladesh, earlier authorities concerned expected.
The visiting ministers and delegation of the three Nordic countries also will call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and several ministers.