M’sia, Bangladesh to strengthen cooperation in celebrating 50 years of diplomatic relations

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia and Bangladesh will strengthen cooperation in various fields in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob, in a post on his official Facebook page, said the bilateral cooperation covered trade and investment, digital economy, human resources and employment.

He said these were among the matters discussed when he received a courtesy call from Bangladesh’s Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen at Parliament House here, Thursday (July 20).

“We also discussed and agreed to solve fast, the issue of hiring workers from Bangladesh, Hopefully, Malaysia-Bangladesh relations will prosper and remain strong,” he added. – Bernama