:: Peoples Time Online ::
Under the initiative of the National Development Research Organization Better Bangladesh Foundation as part of the Branding Bangladesh program, through the visit of Egypt and the United Arab Emirates to promote business, tourism and diplomatic relations between Bangladeshi community and people of Egypt and United Arab Emirates, Better Bangladesh Foundation Chairman and President of the Egypt Bangladesh Friendship Association, Brand Ambassador and Chief Advisor of The Daily People’s Time Masud A. Khan led a high-level delegation visit in Egypt and the United Arab Emirates.
Former Chief Minister of Egypt Professor Dr. Aashum Saraab attended the ceremony as the chief guest at Branding Bangladesh. He repeatedly emphasized on improving Egypt’s bilateral relations with Bangladesh. He said that Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman is not only Bangladesh but also the role model of whole world.
He said, We have heard that by 2021, this country will develop into a middle-income country and by 2041 the country will write the name in the developed countries list.
He also said, ‘the founder chairman of Better Bangladesh Foundation, Masud A Khan is a very close friend of mine. His first acquaintance with him was at the Civil Society Conference in china. He presented the keynote speech on behalf of the Bangladesh Civil Society Summit. His very beautiful statement attracted my attention and I invited him to visit Egypt’.
He said that, ‘Better Bangladesh Foundation and my established Sarab Foundation are going to be a bilateral agreement and I firmly believe that the mutual relations between these two countries will be developed in a better level through the Bangladesh-Egypt Friendship Association.’
Director of Better Bangladesh Foundation and General Secretary of Bangladesh Egypt Friendship Association Advocate Faisal Reza and Director of Better Bangladesh Foundation and Vice President of Egypt Bangladesh Friendship Association Hossain Majumder also took part in the delegation of Better Bangladesh Foundation.
Besides, Former Egyptian Ambassador to Bangladesh and Dean of Diplomatic Corp Mahmoud Ezzat, General Secretary of the Better Bangladesh Foundation of Egypt branch, journalist Ujjal Hossain Khan, Egypt Chhatra League President and Better Bangladesh Foundation Vice-President of Egypt branch Dr. Safaet Hossain also participated in the seminar.
BBF organizing secretary Saddam Hussein was also present on the occasion. A large number of people from the expatriate Bangladesh community of Egypt were present on the occasion and the officials and active members of the Better Bangladesh Foundation Egypt branch were present.