Thursday, January 18, 2018

ADB VP Reaffirms Commitment to Support Bangladesh on Implementing SDGs

DHAKA, BANGLADESH (18 January 2018) — Together with the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and representatives of development partners, Asian Development Bank (ADB) Vice-President Wencai Zhang attended the Bangladesh Development Forum (BDF) in Dhaka on 17 January 2018. As a keynote speaker of the opening session, he reaffirmed ADB’s commitment to supporting Bangladesh in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and assisting the country in fulfilling its growth aspirations.

Mr. Zhang, in his remarks at the opening session of the BDF, noted that it is necessary to further boost investment from both public and private sectors to fulfill the country’s growth aspirations and move the economy to a higher growth trajectory. He exchanged views with the Minister of Finance and ADB... Read More