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Ambassador’s Speech to International Business Forum of Bangladesh

Good afternoon and thank you to the leadership of the International Business Forum of Bangladesh for organizing this event and for having me here today.  I am delighted to have the opportunity to speak with you today. Your vision of creating a climate where decisions at all levels are more transparent in order to build ...
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United States Announces More Than $170 Million in Humanitarian Assistance for the Rakhine State/Rohingya Refugee Crisis

The United States today announced more than $170 million in additional humanitarian assistance for Rohingya inside and outside Burma, as well as for host communities in Bangladesh.
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Absentee Voting Week is October 1-8, 2022 – U.S. Embassy, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Absentee Voting Week is October 1-8, 2022 Be an Active Voter by taking the necessary steps to vote in the 2022 U.S. elections and participating in Absentee Voting Week! In some states voter registration and ballot request deadlines for the November 2022 election are as early as October 5th.  Whether you are a first-time voter ...
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U.S. Ambassador Peter Haas Meets with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh Peter Haas met today with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. They highlighted the shared achievements over the 50 years of positive bilateral relations between the United States and Bangladesh and discussed ways to deepen the partnership between the two countries.
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