After Moscow expressed hope to strengthen its bilateral and constructive cooperation with Bangladesh, Secretary General of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef A Al Othaimeen on the same day said the OIC is always ready to extend its support for Bangladesh as it wants Bangladesh to continue its endeavors of economic progress and march towards prosperity.
"I look forward to working closely with you (PM Hasina) on issues of mutual interest and concern. The OIC stands ready to extend all possible support to Bangladesh," said the OIC Secretary General in a message congratulating Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on her re-appointment as Prime Minister of Bangladesh.
He said that the people of Bangladesh have granted a clear mandate to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina as they believe in her leadership and vision for development.
The OIC Secretary General also congratulated Foreign Minister Dr. AK Abdul Momen on the occasion of his appointment as Foreign Minister of the of Bangladesh, said the Foreign Ministry here on Thursday night.
He wished the Foreign Minister a very successful assignment and hoped that under his able leadership together with his experience in diplomacy and international affairs the excellent bilateral relations between Bangladesh and the OIC would grow further in the coming years.