British High Commissioner in Dhaka Alison Blake on Monday said the United Kingdom is committed to strengthening its bilateral relationship with Bangladesh, boosting bilateral trade and investment.
"We’re committed to strengthening sustainable and inclusive growth and economic development and supporting what contributes to a thriving tolerant democracy because this is not just in Bangladesh's interest but in the UK's interest, too," she said.
The High Commissioner made the remarks while talking to diplomatic correspondents at her residence, UNB reports.
"Together we can build the best possible future for both our countries and a safer, healthier and more prosperous world for all," Blake said.
Diplomatic Correspondents Association, Bangladesh (DCAB) hosted the discussion. DCAB President Angur Nahar Monty and general secretary Pantho Rahman also spoke on the occasion..