Ambassador Miller meets PPPA CEO Sultana Afroz
Published : Tuesday, 24 November, 2020 at 6:59 PM Count : 183
US Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R Miller paid a courtesy call to Public-Private Partnership Authority (PPPA) CEO Sultana Afroz on Tuesday.
He was accompanied by John Smith-Screen, office director of Economic Growth Office, USAID, American Embassy. Ferdousi Shahriar of Ministry of Foreign Affairs also participated in the meeting.
Sultana Afroz noted that Bangladesh could foresee much scope of collaboration between Bangladesh and USA. She acknowledged the outstanding contributions of the United States of America in Bangladesh’s economic and social development, climate change and combating terrorism and trafficking in persons.
Earl Miller recognized the importance of public private partnership to leverage resources for undertaking mega projects. He also discussed the strong bilateral relations between the two countries.
A presentation outlining the roles, responsibilities and achievements of PPPA was given.