Dhaka, Phnom Penh to sign FTA for boosting trade cooperation
The meeting was held at the bilateral meeting room in her place of residence in New York, BSS reports.
The Foreign Minister said that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expressed her interest for FTA with Cambodia while her counterpart Hun Sen agreed to this proposal.
In the meeting, issues of bilateral cooperation between Bangladesh and Cambodia were also discussed.
The Cambodian premier expressed his interest in signing an agreement on the export of rice from Cambodia to Bangladesh.
He also invited Bangladesh to invest in agricultural and physical infrastructures development in Cambodia.
Hun Sen assured the Bangladesh Prime Minister that Cambodia, as the chair of ASEAN, will continue all efforts to resolve the Rohingya issue.