The government has appointed Md Monirul Islam, current Ambassador of Bangladesh to Ethiopia and Permanent Representative to African Union, as the new Bangladesh Ambassador to the Arab Republic of Egypt.
Md Monirul Islam is a career diplomat belonging to 10th batch of Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) Foreign Affairs cadre, said a foreign ministry press release.
He served in various capacities in Bangladesh Missions in Singapore, Bandar Seri Begawan, Madrid, Beijing, Ottawa and Brasilia.
Monirul Islam also served as the Bangladesh Consul General in New York and Bangladesh Ambassador to the Kingdom of Morocco, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs here.
He obtained his Masters in Economics from the University of Dhaka. Ambassador Monirul also had a Masters in Foreign Affairs and Trade from the Monash University, Australia.