Hon’ble Prime Minister of Bangladesh Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina would pay an official visit to Japan from 25-28 May, 2014 at the invitation of Hon’ble Prime Minister of Japan His Excellency Mr. Shinzo Abe.
During the visit, Hon’ble Prime Minister would hold Summit Talks with Japanese Prime Minister and pay an audience with the Emperor of Japan, amongst other things. In addition, Hon’ble Prime Minister is going to address a business seminar with a view to attracting foreign direct investment in Bangladesh and promoting bilateral trade between Bangladesh and Japan. She will also address the students of Waseda University.
Japan is the largest development partner of Bangladesh and has significantly contributed to the socio-economic development of Bangladesh through financial assistance in the sectors like poverty alleviation, physical infrastructure, power generation, human resources development etc.
The visit is expected to further bolster Bangladesh-Japan relations in all areas of co-operation.