President reaches Singapore from Indonesia
President Mohammed Shahabuddin reached Singapore this afternoon winding up his five-day Indonesia tour where he attended the 43rd ASEAN Summit and 18th East Asia Summit.
A VVIP flight (aircraft BG-1911) of Bangladesh Biman Airlines Limited, carrying the president and his spouse Dr Rebecca Sultana, reached Changi International Airport in Singapore at 2:12pm (Singapore time).
On arrival, the president was welcomed by Bangladesh High Commissioner to Singapore Tauhedul Islam and senior officials concerned of the Bangladesh High Commission.
The head of the state and his wife will have their health check-up there.
Earlier, President Shahabuddin departed Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in the Indonesian capital at 11:00am (Jakarta time).
In the airport, the president was seen off by Indonesian Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Arifin Tasrif and senior officials at Bangladesh Mission in Indonesia.
Bangladesh president arrived in Jakarta on September 4.
He attended the three-day 43rd ASEAN summit held from September 5 to 7, 2023 under the chairmanship of Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi).
President Shahabuddin is scheduled to return home on September 16.