Muhith leaves to join 50th annual meeting of ADB

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MNA Business Desk: Finance Minister Abul Mal Abdul Muhith will leave Dhaka for Japan tonight to join the 50th Annual General meeting of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in Yokohoma.

Economic Relations Division (ERD)’s secretary Quazi Shafiqul Azam will accompany the minister. The Finance Minister is expected to return on May 9.

ADB Secretary Woochong Um extends an advanced welcome to delegates of the 50th Annual Meeting of the ADB Board of Governors.

Held on the theme “Building Together the Prosperity of Asia,” the event will be an opportunity for delegates to reflect on the lessons from the first 50 years of Asian development, and consider how the next 50 years can better the lives of the people in the region.