POST TIME: 18 November, 2019 00:00 00 AM
Bangladesh an exciting country with endless potential: Gerald
UNB, Dhaka

Bangladesh an exciting country with endless potential: Gerald

Leader of Portsmouth City Council, UK Gerald Vernon-Jackson CBE has said Bangladesh is an exciting country offering opportunity and endless potential, with strong diaspora ties with Portsmouth City.

Gerald is leading a delegation - ‘Portsmouth City Council Trade, Investment and Education Mission’ that started its eight-day visit to Bangladesh yesterday, according to British High Commission in Dhaka.

He termed Bangladesh a “fast growing Tiger economy” and said they have brought some of the best businesses from Portsmouth and beyond.

“We’re keen to show what Portsmouth has to offer Bangladesh and its businesses and the great opportunities that await you when you visit our - Great Waterfront City,” Gerald said in a message on their visit.

He said there will be many fantastic opportunities to share good practices, transfer knowledge and learning within further and higher education, and in research and development facilities with leading institutions and one of the best Universities in the country.

Gerald said all the visiting delegates will take advantage of this excellent networking opportunity and engagement during their visit to the “beautiful country” of Bangladesh.