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Oct 23, 2011 at 16:38 o\clock

PM Hasina arrives in Berlin

by: bangladesh   Keywords: WHO, Berlin, Hasina

News - PM Hasina arrives in Berlin

Berlin, Oct 22 - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrived at Tegel Airport in Berlin at 3-30 pm local time. She was received by Bangladesh`s Foreign Minister Dipu Moni, Bangladesh Ambassador to Germany Masud Mannan and high German government officials.
The Prime Minister was then driven to Hotel Adlon Kempinski in the heart of Berlin in a motorcade.

On her arrival at the hotel several hundred Bangladeshi expatriates greeted her with flower bouquet.

Among others, Awami League Europe chapter president Anil Das Gupta, UK Awami League president Sultan Sharif, and Europe chapter Awami League leader Nazrul Islam, were present.

Earlier, Prime Minister Hasina left Dhaka for the German capital in the morning to attend World Health Summit-2011.

The Prime Minister is scheduled to attend a reception to be hosted by students of Bangla Pathshala at Bangladesh House in Berlin Saturday.

She will attend another reception the next day (Oct 23) to be hosted by non-resident Bangladeshis (NRBs) in Germany at Hotel Adlon Kempiniski.

On October 24, she will attend a seminar titled `Emerging Market-Bangladesh’ at Hotel Adlon.

Germany-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce has organized the seminar to be participated by leading German business leaders and potential investors.

During her five-day visit, Sheikh Hasina will have official talks with German Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel on October 25, followed by a luncheon and a joint press briefing.

The Prime Minister is expected to return home on October 26.

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