The official launching ceremony of the Nordic Embassy premises comprising Denmark, Norway and Sweden will be held in Dhaka on January 19. Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali will attend the function as the chief guest, said an official at the Foreign Ministry.
The three Nordic countries are already operating jointly from the new shared premises conveying a message that together they are stronger. Danish Minister for Employment Jørn Neergard Larsen, who is scheduled to be here on a visit January 18-21, will also attend the official launching, among others.
The new Nordic Embassy will be a strong platform for further expansion of the longstanding partnerships between the Nordic countries and Bangladesh, Embassy officials said. The move taken by the three Nordic countries are known worldwide as frontrunners when it comes to green technologies, innovation, and a sustainable approach to business and society as such, according to UNB. -Mithun