Outgoing Italian Ambassador in Dhaka Mario Palma on Wednesday called on Speaker of the Parliament Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury at the latter’s office office at Jaitya Sangsad Bhaban.
During the meeting, they discussed socio-economic, investment, political and financial aspects of Bangladesh, says a press release.
In the meeting, Speaker said that Bangladesh has witnessed a considerable progress in the past 10 years under the dynamic and farsighted leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. The country would be turned into a developing nation by 2024 and a developed country by 2041, she added.
Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury said that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is working tirelessly to build a poverty-free, happy and prosperous country.
Ambassador Palma thanked the Speaker for the government’s continued support during his stay in Bangladesh.