|Published : 18 Oct 2016, 18:46:50|
WB chief fully supports PM’s development programmes
Visiting World Bank President Dr Jim Yong Kim fully supports what Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is doing for the development of Bangladesh.
Yong Kim made the remark when he met Sheikh Hasina at her official residence Ganobhaban on Tuesday. PM's press Secretary Ihsanul Karim briefed reporters after the meeting, reports UNB.
"The World Bank President said he is fully agreed on what Sheikh Hasina is doing for the development of Bangladesh, and expressed his full confidence in her development agenda," Ihsanul Karim said.
Dr Jim Yong Kim mentioned that the World Bank is fully committed to providing support to Bangladesh in implementing its climate change adaptation and mitigation programmes.
He also offered to help Bangladesh to raise more funds to combat climate change, the PM's Press Secretary said.
The World Bank President believes that Bangladesh has enormous potential to attract FDI and offered assistance to share experiences about easing doing business in Bangladesh. –RH