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.