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Official Inauguration of the joint Nordic Embassy


Yesterday, the joint Nordic Embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh was officially inaugurated by the Danish Minister for Employment, Jørn Neergaard Larsen, who is currently visiting the country. The Danish minister chaired the inauguration together with the Bangladeshi Minister for Foreign Affairs, Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali, and Norwegian State Minister for Trade, Industry and Fisheries, Dilek Ayhan, and Ambassador at Swedish Ministry of Justice, Eva Åkerman-Börje, as well as the ambassadors from Denmark, Norway and Sweden.

To mark to the official inauguration the ministers cut a ribbon and held speeches. The Coat of Arms from the three Nordic countries were also unveiled at the event.

The embassies of Denmark, Norway and Sweden are co-located in a new energy efficient and modern building, which facilitates cooperation among the Nordic countries within consular and foreign policy affairs, trade and development cooperation.