Press release

Secretary of State Faure and Principal Secretary Confait receive new Bangladeshi High Commissioner

August 6, 2019

On the occasion of her accreditation, the new High Commissioner of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to Seychelles, H.E. Ms. Rezina Ahmed, called on Secretary of State of Foreign Affairs and of the Blue Economy, Ambassador Barry Faure and the Principal Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Marina Confait, today, at Maison Queau de Quincy.

The meeting began on a congratulatory note whereby Ambassador Faure extended his compliments to the newly accredited High Commissioner.

During the meeting both parties expressed the desire for increased cooperation especially in the fields of labor, ship building, trade, investment, amongst others.

“I will pursue all pending matters during my tenure regardless of the long distance between our countries,” stressed High Commissioner Ahmed.

Seychelles and Bangladesh have shared diplomatic relations for over 30 years.