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MALAYSIAN TECHNICAL COOPERATION PROGRAMME (MTCP) ALUMNI DINNER 2019

MALAYSIAN TECHNICAL COOPERATION PROGRAMME (MTCP)

ALUMNI DINNER 2019

 

Every year, participants of the Malaysian Technical Cooperation Programme (MTCP) meet for an MTCP Alumni programme organized by the High Commission of Malaysia in Bangladesh. The objective of the programme is to ensure continuous engagements with the various stakeholders from Bangladesh, whom have attended previous editions of MTCP programmes. For the year 2019, a total of 50 MTCP Alumnis were invited to attend the MTCP Alumni Dinner 2019 held at the Ascott Palace Hotel in Baridhara Diplomatic Enclave, Dhaka on 6 November 2019. 

 

The Chief Guest of the event was Director General of South East Asia (SEA) Wing, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Mr. M J H Jabed.  Mr. Jabed was accompanied by Mrs. Moumita Zeenat, Senior Assistant Secretary, South East Asia (SEA) Wing, MOFA.

 

 

 

Guests listening tentatively to a speech delivered by Mr. M J H Jabed, Director General, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.

 

 

Bangladesh became an MTCP recipient country in 1980. Since then, Malaysia has been offering short-term courses and technical assistance programmes to Bangladesh in various areas such as agriculture, economic and finance.

 

To date, around 787 officials from Bangladesh have participated in the MTCP programmes. In 2019, a total of 12 officials from Bangladesh attended the MTCP courses in several areas of capacity development such as industrial and technical training, social development, professional service, diplomacy, economic, anti-corruption and environment.

 

Speech by Director General of South East Asia (SEA) Wings, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Mr. M J H Jabed.

 

 

 

Speech by Acting High Commissioner of Malaysia, Mr. Amir Farid Abu Hasan.

 

 

 

Flowers presented by the MTCP Alumni of Bangladesh to the Director General of South East Asia (SEA) Wing, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Mr. M J H Jabed as a symbol of appreciation for attending the event as Chief Guest.

 

 

 

Group photo with Chief Guest (Mr. M J H Jabed), Acting High Commissioner of Malaysia (Mr. Amir Farid Abu Hasan) and MTCP Alumni.