Vice President Faisal Naseem departed to Bangladesh with a Delegation of Cabinet Ministers and High-Level Officials from the President’s Office and the government for a three-day official visit. During his visit, VP Faisal called upon the President of Bangladesh, Md. Abdul Hamid at the Bangladeshi Presidential Palace, Bangabhaban. The Vice President and the President discussed areas of mutual cooperation and ways to improve relations between the two countries during the meeting.
Furthermore, VP Faisal also met with the Advisor to the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, the Minister of Expatriate's Welfare and Overseas Employment, the Minister of Youth and Sports, and the Minister of Education, at separate meetings. Important discussions that took place during the meetings include the current situation of the Maldives and Bangladesh following the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on both countries and opportunities to collaborate in the provision of pharmaceutical products to the Maldives.