State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam has invited US investment in Bangladesh and requested the USA authorities for providing duty-free market access to Bangladesh products.
The State Minister participated in a meeting with Wendy Sherman, Deputy Secretary of State of the USA on Wednesday and discussed the issues of mutual interest.
State Minister Alam called upon the international community, including the USA, to take urgent steps for ensuring safe, dignified and sustainable return of the Rohingyas to their homeland.
On bilateral issue, he raised the issue of deportation of Rashed Chowdhury, the self-confessed killer of Bangabandhu now living in the USA.
Recalling the earlier visit of Wendy Sherman to Bangladesh as the Assistant Secretary of State, State Minister Alam invited her to visit Bangladesh again in her new capacity.