Dhaka, June 7 (UNB) – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will return home from Helsinki on Saturday wrapping up her tri-nation tour to Japan, Saudi Arabia and Finland.
A flight of Qatar Airlines carrying the Prime Minister and her entourage left Helsinki International Airport in Finland for Doha at 7:05pm (local time) on Friday and it will land at Doha International Airport at 11:50pm (local time).
Bangladesh Ambassador to Sweden, Norway and Finland Md Nazmul Islam saw the Prime Minister off at the airport.
After making a stopover in Doha, the capital city of Qatar, Sheikh Hasina will depart for Dhaka by a VVIP flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines.
The flight is scheduled to land at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport here at 10:45am on Saturday.
On June 3, the Prime Minister reached Helsinki on a five-day official visit to Finland, the final destination of her tri-nation visit.
During her stay in Finland, Sheikh Hasina had a meeting with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto on June 4 and joined a community reception accorded to her by All European Awami League on June 5.
On May 28, the Prime Minister left Dhaka for Tokyo, the first destination of her tri-nation visit.
During her four-day stay in Japan, the two countries signed the 40th ODA deal involving US$ 2.5 billion after a bilateral meeting between Sheikh Hasina and her Japanese counterpart Shinzō Abe.
Besides, Sheikh Hasina attended the Nikkei International Conference on 'The Future of Asia' as a keynote speaker, joined a community reception accorded to her and attended a breakfast roundtable meeting with Japanese business leaders.
Family members of the Japanese Holey Artisan victims and JICA President Shinichi Kitaoka also separately met Sheikh Hasina there.
On May 31, the Prime Minister left Japan for Jeddah on a three-day official visit to Saudi Arabia to attend the 14th OIC Summit 2019 held in Makkah.
During her stay in Saudi Arabia, she attended the 14th session of the OIC's Islamic Summit in Makkah, performed holy Umrah in Makkah and offered Ziarat at the Rawza Mubarak of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) in Medina.