The inauguration ceremony of the office of the honorary consul of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to Bangladesh was held at a city hotel recently.
Shams Mahmud has been designated as the honorary consul of Ethiopia to Bangladesh. The address of the new Consular Office of Ethiopia is at House No-23, Road No- 129, Gulshan Avenue, Gulshan-1, Dhaka-1212, according to a press release.
State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam was present as the chief guest at the inaugural ceremony.
Gennet Zewide, ambassador of Ethiopia to Bangladesh, Nepal, Thailand and India, was present at the function with her officials.
Hussain Muhammad Ershad, MP, special envoy to the Prime Minister, and Leader of the Opposition in Parliament Rowshan Ershad, MP, were present on the occasion.
Shams Mahmud, only son of Parveen Mahmud, FCA and Minister for Water Resource Anisul Islam Mahmud, was managing director of Shasha Denims Limited and chairman of Energies Power Corporation Ltd, Managing Director of Shasha Garments Limited and Shasha Textiles Limited, according to a press release. – DH