Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen

February 23, 2020
February 23, 2020

‘You’ll be a hero if you declare opening Malaysian labour market’

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen has expressed optimism about the labour market in Malaysia reopening soon as “discussion is on between the two countries”.

January 18, 2020
January 18, 2020

Extra-judicial killings in Bangladesh much lower than in US: Momen

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen says that the instances of extra-judicial killings are much lower in number in Bangladesh compared to the developed countries like the United States.

January 17, 2020
January 17, 2020

Bangladesh focused on economic diplomacy: Momen

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen says Bangladesh is now focused on economic diplomacy to boost the economy by bringing businesses to the country.

December 12, 2019
December 12, 2019

FM’s Delhi visit cancelled for ‘busy schedule’ at home

The scheduled visit of Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen to New Delhi has been cancelled due to his ‘busy schedule’ at home ahead of Martyred Intellectuals Day and Victory Day, says a senior...

December 6, 2019
December 6, 2019

Bangladesh to honour 380 Indian soldiers martyred during Liberation War

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen says Bangladesh will soon honour over 380 Indian soldiers who laid down their lives during the 1971 Liberation War.

October 19, 2019
October 19, 2019

It’s an accidental incident; BSF showed ‘hegemony’: FM

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen terms the recent exchange of fire between the border forces of Bangladesh and India an "accidental incident" saying the members of the Border Security...

October 12, 2019
October 12, 2019

Border killings come down: FM

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen says the killing incidents along Bangladesh-India border have significantly come down in the recent years.

August 23, 2019
August 23, 2019

Dhaka seeks strong global response to resolve Rohingya crisis

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen says Bangladesh will take a tougher position over Rohingya issue saying the global leadership must resolve it quickly to ensure greater peace and stability in the...

June 12, 2019
June 12, 2019

Mount pressure on Myanmar: Bangladesh to diplomats

Bangladesh urges the international community to ramp up pressure on Myanmar so that it creates a conducive environment for Rohingya repatriation.

May 21, 2019
May 21, 2019

Momen rejects reported halt of visas for Pakistanis

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen rejects media reports that Bangladesh halted visas for Pakistanis but acknowledged delays in issuing visas which he attributed to Islamabad authorities.