Foreign Minister Abdul Momen

November 15, 2022
November 15, 2022

Nov 15 morning: Cabinet, Fardin murder, Momen, Student politics and School admissions

Good morning. If you’re waking to a horde of texts from last night — like General Secretary Obaidul Quader who complained about receiving night calls from Bangladesh Chhatra League — then catching up with the news can seem cumbersome. So, here are five quick things to know to start your day up-to-date.

September 16, 2022
September 16, 2022

Are you 'satisfied' with our diplomacy?

It is particularly disheartening and a cause for grave concern as the standard of our diplomacy has been questioned by domestic as well as foreign media.

September 7, 2022
September 7, 2022

Only PM has the authority to decide on Momen, says Quader 

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said that he did not know whether Foreign Minister Abdul Momen would lose the portfolio for his recent controversial statement.

August 26, 2022
August 26, 2022

“There’s a debate about Momen’s remarks, its accuracy”

The government of India has no comment on the recent remarks the Bangladesh foreign minister made, noting that there is a debate about its accuracy.

August 20, 2022
August 20, 2022

“Foreign Minister not a party member, AL shouldn’t be embarrassed”

Awami League Presidium Member Abdur Rahman today (August 20, 2022) said Foreign Minister Abdul Momen is not a party member and so there is no reason to misunderstand Awami League for the statement he made on seeking India’s help for sustaining the government.

August 7, 2022
August 7, 2022

China wants Bangladesh on its side

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has thanked Bangladesh for reiterating its support for One-China Policy while sharing in detail that some countries “misunderstand and misinterpret” them and they need to follow international rules.

May 12, 2022
May 12, 2022

Current global geopolitical situation favourable for closer Dhaka-Seoul relations: Envoy

The current global geopolitical situation is creating more opportunities than challenges for South Korea and Bangladesh for closer collaboration as the two nations seek to have their relations deep and comprehensive, said South Korean Ambassador Lee Jang-Keun today (May 12, 2022).

May 4, 2020
May 4, 2020

Let’s work for innovative solution to tackle Covid-19 pandemic: Momen urges NAM states

Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen urges Non-Allied Movement (NAM) members to find innovative solutions and approaches to tackle the coronavirus pandemic.

April 5, 2020
April 5, 2020

Maldives requested Bangladesh to take back undocumented workers: Momen

The Maldives has requested Bangladesh to take back undocumented Bangladeshi workers from the island nation due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen said.

May 5, 2019
May 5, 2019

She’d face death penalty in Bangladesh

Shamima Begum, who left east London to join the Islamic State in 2015, would “face the death penalty” for terrorism if she came to Bangladesh, said a BBC report, quoting Foreign Minister Abdul Momen.