Jordan attends first OIC summit on science, technology

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"This will facilitate the development of the entire Islamic world".

The president will also share the initiatives, programmes and success stories of the Bangladesh government with the OIC member states in many areas of science and technology and give invaluable guidance to the OIC with his recommendations.

Moreover, it will dissolve the existing differences between the Muslim world and the developed nations, and boost cooperation among the member states, OIC said in a statement.

Agriculture minister Matia Chowdhury, commerce minister Tofail Ahmed, foreign minister AH Mahmood Ali, cabinet secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam, senior secretary to the prime minister's office Suriya Begum, and high civil and military officials saw him off at the airport.

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev opened the summit held under the title "Science, Technology, Innovation and Modernisation in the Islamic World".

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The document includes scientific programs that can be jointly implemented by many countries, and he emphasized that these programs will be the main empowering factors to build a knowledge economy in member states and allow their economies to rely on industrialization.

The King stressed that Islamic history is rich with wisdom that moved the world from the ages of darkness to the golden ages of science and technology.

Muslim leaders participating a summit of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit in Astana of Kazakhstan will hold a special session to discuss the conditions of the Rohingya minority in Myanmar today.

The occasion "will provide opportunities to review bilateral relations and exchange views on regional and global issues of mutual interest", the handout said. "The leaders reiterated the strong mutual support and solidarity in the face of terrorist threat posed to the two countries and reiterated their resolve to defeat the scourge of terrorism through resolute action".

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