Accompanied by the Minister of Health, Ahmed Naseem and the Minister of Higher Education, Dr.Ibrahim Hassan, at his official visit to the Bangladesh, Vice President, Faisal Naseem called on the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bangladesh, Abdul Momen, where VP Faisal extended his appreciation to the Bangladeshi government for the assistance provided to the Maldives over the years, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic.
He also thanked the Minister for the Bangladeshi government's support for the Maldives candidature for the Presidency of the 76th Session of the United Nations General Assembly.
Furthermore, VP Faisal and the Minister further discussed strengthening the people-to-people and government-to-government connections between the two nations. They also discussed establishing cooperation agreements in a variety of fields, such as maritime cooperation, shipping, and technical training.
The Foreign Minister, citing the vast number of registered Bangladeshi expatriate employees in the Maldives, also urged the Maldivian government's aid in registering and regularizing any unregistered Bangladeshi expatriate workers in the nation.