Health Desk- Aug 07, 2020: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday asked the authorities concerned to work for making the country's investment climate more attractive overcoming the problems caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic.
"Now an investment-friendly environment is there in the country. But all countries of the world are now facing problems due to coronavirus. We will have to pay attention to how we can take the economy of our country forward amid the problem. We will have to work and make our investment atmosphere more attractive," she said.
The PM issued the directive while addressing the governing board meeting of Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA).
She joined the meeting from the Gono Bhaban through videoconferencing while the other board members got connected from the Prime Minister's Office.
Hasina said Bangladesh achieved the MDGs, announced by the United Nations, with competence and is now making efforts to attain the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Hasina said the country could have advanced further had the novel coronavirus not hit.