Bangladesh–Ireland relations

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Bangladesh–Ireland relations refer to the bilateral relations between Bangladesh and Ireland. Diplomatic relations between the two countries have been identified friendly with both the countries working towards strengthening it further.[1]

Economic cooperation[edit]

Bangladesh and Ireland have shown mutual interest to expand the bilateral economic activities between the two countries[2] and both the countries have recognized necessary measures to expand the existing trade and investment.[3] Many Irish firms have expressed their interests to invest in Bangladesh in the promising sectors.[4][5]

In 2009, an Irish trade delegation headed by former Irish Minister for investment and coordination Conor Lenihan paid a visit to Bangladesh to explore potential ways for increasing bilateral trade and investment.[6] Ireland has shown interest to recruit skilled IT professionals from Bangladesh.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hafez Ahmed (2013-06-13). "President urges Ireland to open consular office in Dhaka". Daily Sun. Retrieved 2014-01-27. 
  2. ^ "President urges Ireland to open consular office in Dhaka". The Financial Express. Retrieved 2014-01-27. 
  3. ^ "Hamid urges Ireland to open consular office in Dhaka". UNB Connect. 2013-06-13. Retrieved 2014-01-27. 
  4. ^ "President urges Ireland to open consular office in Dhaka". Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS). Retrieved 2014-01-27. 
  5. ^ "Ireland urged to open consular office in Dhaka". News Today. 2013-06-14. Retrieved 2014-01-27. 
  6. ^ "Bangladesh-Ireland relations discussed". The Daily Star. 2009-04-16. Retrieved 2014-01-27. 
  7. ^ ": Bangladesh Ireland relations discussed 16 April, 2009". Bangladesh Today. 2009-04-16. Retrieved 2014-01-27.