State Minister for Power and Energy Nasrul Hamid on Monday sought
Australian experience and expertise in the development of Bangladesh’s
power sector, reports UNB.
He made the call when Australian High Commi-ssioner in Bangladesh
Gregory A Wilcock met him at his ministry office.
“Both of the nations could be benefited from sharing experience,” he
told the Australian envoy, adding that Bangladesh needs huge investments
in the power sector.
Both the minister and the high commissioner discu-ssed different issues
in the power and energy sector, including setting up of LNG Terminal and
The Australian envoy invited the minister to attend a seminar on LNG in
Perth on April 11-15.
Energy Division secretary Nazim Uddin Chowdhury and senior trade and
investment commissioner of Australian High Comm-ission Nicola Watkinson
were present at the meeting.