Bahrain to extend support for Rohingyas


PV International Desk : Bahrain will extend support for Rohingyas who crossed into Bangladesh fleeing persecution in Myanmar.

Finance Minister of Bahrain Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa gave the assurance when state minister for finance and planning of Bangladesh MA Mannan met him at the latter’s office in Manama recently, according to information received here today.

During the meeting, the Bahrain side asked for updates on the Rohingya issue.

MA Mannan briefed the Bahrain finance minister about the Bangladesh achievements attained during the rule of the present government led by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

They also discussed ways to enhance bilateral trade and economic relations between the two countries and underscored the role of private sector in this regard.