Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said that Bangladesh’s economy has been doing well compared to the other countries over the last 10 years under the prudent policy and dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
“Bangladesh is moving forward under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. The Committee for Development Policy (CDP) of the United Nations (UN) has recommended Bangladesh’s graduation from the Least Developed Country (LDC) status. The country’s economy has been doing well compared to the other countries over the last 10 years,” he said.
The Minister said this while inaugurating the ‘Bangabandhu Corner and Mujib Corner’ at Sonali Bank Headquarters in the city’s Motijheel area virtually on Tuesday.
Senior Secretary of the Financial Institutions Division M Ashadul Islam and Chairman of the Sonali Bank Board of Directors Ziaul Hasan Siddiqui attended the function as special guests. Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of the Sonali Bank Md Ataur Rahman Prodhan presided over the function.
Kamal said Bangladesh has reached at the doorstep to become a developed country under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
“Despite corona virus pandemic, Bangladesh has been doing well compared to the other countries. We have received the recommendation of the UN on the occasion of the golden jubilee of our independence,” he added.
He lauded all banks for their contribution during the corona pandemic through providing stimulus packages and keeping the country’s economy stable.
He thanked Sonali Bank for setting up the Bangabandhu and Mujib corner and said the Bangabandhu and Mujib corner will help to know about Bangabandhu and his life and struggle for the nation.