Chittagong, 12 April, 2010: The Honorable Danish Minister for Development Cooperation, Mr. Søren Pind will be visiting the country’s leading shipyard Western Marine in Chittagong today (Monday, 12 April 2010). The Minister will be accompanied by Danish Ambassador to Bangladesh, His Excellency Mr. Einar Hebogård Jensen, & a Danish business delegation comprising of representatives from various Danish organizations.
The Minister is on a 4 days visit to Bangladesh since 10th April 2010. He will make a goodwill visit to Western Marine during his 2 days long trip to Chittagong from 11 April. The purpose of this visit is to witness various development projects in Bangladesh under the Danish Ministry of Development & Cooperation. In this trip the Minister is scheduled to visit local communities in Rangamati a part of Danish Project for development on sanitation & agriculture; KAFCO and Sea Resources & Fishers Shipyard for Danish B2B project development.