Dr Dipu Moni, the Foreign Minister of Bangladesh arrived
at New York to attend a UN conference on
Foreign ministry sources in Bangladesh said the foreign minister would attend the "United Nations Conference on the World Financial and Economic Crisis and its Implications on Development" scheduled to take place from June 24.
Bangladesh is the Chairman of the Least Developed Countries (LDC) and hence it is expected that Bangladesh is going to play an important role in the meeting. Immediately after arriving at New York Dr Dipu Moni straight went to the UN Head Quarter. She will speak at this meeting on behalf of Bangladesh and will meet with the foreign ministers of several countries , at the side line of the meeting. She will discuss bilateral issues with the Foreign During the time of this reporting she was scheduled to meet the UN Chief , Ban ki Moon.