Bangladesh–Greece relations refer to the bilateral relations of Bangladesh and Greece. Diplomatic relations between the two countries were established in March 1972, when Greece became one of the first countries to recognize Bangladesh.
High level visits
In 2013, former Greek Minister of Public Order and Citizen Protection Nikolaos Dendias paid an official visit to Dhaka.
Bangladesh and Greece have shown mutual interest in expanding the bilateral trade and investment. Bangladeshi ready made garments, pharmaceuticals, ceramics, jute products, frozen food and leather goods have been identified as products with huge potential in the Greek market. Greece has also shown interest in importing ships from Bangladesh. Bangladesh has sought Greece's cooperation in developing its agriculture, shipping, tourism, ICT and renewable energy sectors.
Bangladeshi expatriates in Greece
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- Victor Roudometof; Vasilios Makrides (2010). Orthodox Christianity in 21st Century Greece: The Role of Religion in Culture, Ethnicity, and Politics. Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. p. 93. ISBN 978-0-7546-6696-7.