It was also the largest source of foreign investment for the third consecutive year. If things go badly wrong in the Australian—Chinese trade relationship, the consequences will be painful.
Participation in multilateral organisations[ edit ] The Bangladeshi passport is valid for all countries of the world except Israel Commonwealth of Nations[ edit ] Bangladesh, which was part of British India untiljoined the Commonwealth of Nations in after its establishment as an independent nation in United Nations[ edit ] Bangladesh was admitted to the United Nations in  and was elected to a Security Council term in —  and again for a —02 term.
In recent years, Bangladesh has played a significant role in international peacekeeping activities. Nearly 10, Bangladeshi military personnel are deployed overseas on peacekeeping operations, making it a large contributor to the UN peacekeeping forces.
As of DecemberBangladesh is the largest provider of UN peacekeepers. Non-Aligned Movement Bangladesh was selected to provide the next chairman of NAM at the summit scheduled for Dhakahowever it was later decided to host the summit at an alternative venue.
As a member of the Non-aligned Movement Bangladesh never took any position in line with big powers. However it parted from its principle by voting against North Korea at the United Nations in Decemberunder pressure from Japan.
Following this participation Bangladesh was admitted as a member of OIC. InPresident Ziaur Rahman amended the Constitution of Bangladeshincluding a clause stating that " the state shall endeavour to consolidate, preserve and strengthen fraternal relations among Muslim countries based on Islamic solidarity ".
InPresident Ziaur Rahman was included in a 3-member "Al-Quds" summit committee to attend the summit at Morocco. South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation[ edit ] The government also pursued the expansion of co-operation among the nations of South Asia, bringing the process—an initiative of former President Ziaur Rahman—through its earliest, most tentative stages to the formal inauguration of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation SAARC at a summit gathering of South Asian leaders in Dhaka in December The member nations of this group are: Developing 8 Countries[ edit ] Main article: Developing 8 Countries Bangladesh is among the 8 member countries of this organization.
But no plans for expansion have been made by Bangladesh. The Developing 8 is an economic development alliance consisting of Muslim majority states which focuses in multiple areas which are rural development, science and technology, banking, agriculture, humanitarian development, energy, environment, health and finance.
On 14 May in Bali, Indonesia, Bangladesh was the only nation not to sign a preferential trade agreement. InBangladesh signed the APTA agreement which would enable it to reduce trade gaps between itself and other nations such as China, South Korea and its neighbour India.
The APTA pact does occupy market for Another aspect of the agreement is to be given duty-free access to its products. Bangladesh has a permanent mission in Geneva to look after matters relating to multilateral trading system under the WTO regime since the mids.
Bangladesh has a permanent representative to WCO which has its headquarters in Brussels. Like Minded Group[ edit ].Bangladesh and China Bilateral Trade Statistics In million Taka (In million US $) Year Export Import Trade Ratio () Bangladesh relations has been the extensive defence cooperation between the two countries.
By the end of , nearly 90% of the equipment used by the Bangladesh Armed Forces was provided by China on very special terms.
Bangladesh is one of the world’s most vulnerable countries for climate change. This observational study examined the association of temperature, humidity and rainfall with six common climate-sensitive infectious diseases in adults (malaria, diarrheal disease, enteric fever, encephalitis, pneumonia and bacterial meningitis) in northeastern Bangladesh.
China–India relations, also called Sino-Indian relations or Indo-Chinese relations, refers to the bilateral relationship between the People's Republic of China (PRC) and the Republic of arteensevilla.comgh the relationship has been cordial, there are border disputes and an economic competition between the two countries that have at times led to strained relations.
'China-Bangladesh relations have become the model of friendship between countries with different social systems and different cultures' In March and June , H.E.
Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh, and H.E. Xi Jinping, Vice President of China, had a successful exchange of visits. Nov 23, · The lesser-known side of the story is that China is also now a major consumer of U.S.
goods. About one-quarter of the soybeans grown in the U.S. go to China.