Ambassador to Bangladesh Mr. Rabah Larbi paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at Ganobhaban on Thursday evening. Meanwhile, Mr. Rabah Larbi handed over some rare pictures of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to the Prime Minister.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on 05 March 2020 received the newly-appointed Algerian Ambassador in Dhaka Rabah Larbi at her official residence Ganobhaban. She put emphasis on formation of a joint economic commission between Bangladesh and Algeria for enhancing trade and commerce between the two countries. Both the Prime Minister and the Algerian envoy stressed the need for enhancing trade and economic ties between the two countries. Rabah Larbi highly appreciated Bangladesh’s socioeconomic development and hoped that Bangladesh would become a developed country in the predictable period.
Sheikh Hasina said Algeria extended support to Bangladesh all the time since the Liberation War. The Prime Minister recalled the visit of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to Algeria in 1973 to attend the Non-Aligned Movement Summit in Algiers and her visit to Algeria in 1984 to join the Afro-Asia Solidarity Conference there.