The Director of USAID Jane George said that Bangladesh gets one hundred million dollar each year as a project aid . He said that since its independence , over the last 31 years Bangladesh has received from the USA an assistance worth about four billion three hundred million dollars.
Under the auspices of the USAID in Bangladesh , different US assisted projects were shown to the journalists in Bangladesh. They included projects related to Diarrhoea Research and Health Awareness Programs, Poultry Development and Rural Electrification.
The Deputy Chief of the US Mission in Bangladesh Christopher Webster also spoke on the occasion.He said that the issue of gas export is to be decided by the government of Bangladesh . He also said that they are watching the situation on the anti-criminal campaign in Bangladesh.
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