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12:00 AM, July 12, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 02:20 AM, July 12, 2019

South Korean PM due tomorrow

South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon is scheduled to arrive in Dhaka tomorrow for a three-day official visit. Bangladesh will be the first in his four-country visit, which also includes Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Qatar.

“Lee’s travel to the four countries is aimed at strengthening diplomatic ties with Central Asia and Southwest Asia,” a media report said quoting Korean Prime Minister’s office.

The South Korean PM will arrive at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport by a special flight at 5:40pm and Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen will be there to receive him, official sources said.

The Korean premier will hold bilateral meeting with his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina at Prime Minister’s Office at 4:15pm on Sunday.

After the bilateral meeting, numbers of deals are expected to be signed between Bangladesh and South Korea.

After holding meeting with Sheikh Hasina, the Korean prime minister will call on President M Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban.

Foreign Minister Abdul Momen will see the Korean PM off at Dhaka airport at 11pm on Monday.


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