Acting Australian High Commissioner Nardia Simpson on Thursday met Jatiya Party Chairman GM Quader and discussed political, economic and different bilateral issues. The meeting was held at GM Quader’s Uttara residence at noon, said a Jatiya Party press release. “Various mutual issues, including social, economic and political, of the two friendly countries were discussed at the meeting,” it said. The party said Nardia Simpson highly praised the hospitality and friendly attitude of the people of Bangladesh. Read: EC out to arrange stage-managed election: GM Quader GM Quader hoped that the friendship between Australia and Bangladesh will be strengthened further. Jatiya Party Chairman's Advisor and Jatiya Sanskritik Party convener Sherifa Quader and party chairman's Special Envoy and Advisor Masroor Mawla were present at the meeting.