South Korea

Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

Hon’ble President of Bangladesh

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May 2018
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Digital Bangladesh

Vision & Mission

Reliable and secure Information and Communication Technology (ICT) towards sustainable Development.

Support attainment of overall socio economic development of the country by establishing universal access to ICT for all through research, development successful utilization and digital management of ICT.

Ambassador’s profile








Ms. Abida Islam

Ambassador of People’s Republic of Bangladesh to  The Republic of Korea


        Ms. Abida Islam joined Bangladesh Foreign Service in November 1995. She has served in different capacities in several wings of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka which includes International Organizations, Far East, South-East Asia, Americas-Pacific & Counterterrorism and Administration.

        She has served in Bangladesh Missions in London, Colombo and Brussels. She also served as the first female Deputy High Commissioner (Head of Mission) of Bangladesh in Bangladesh Deputy High Commission in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

      Ms. Islam has represented Bangladesh at a number of International Conferences, Seminars and Summits on a variety of issues. In the capacity of Director General, she was in charge of International Organization for six months and Americas Wing of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka for the last two and a half years.

       Ms. Islam has obtained a Master’s degree in Social Science (Sociology) from Dhaka University, Dhaka and also another Master’s Degree in Foreign Affairs & Trade from Monash University, Australia.

         She is single. She has a son, Arshad Ahmed ( DOB: 6th October 1988)  and a daughter, Aysha Ahmed (DOB: 27th October 1997).


Hon’ble Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina

Hon’ble Ambassador

Ambassador’s Message

Welcome to the official website of the Embassy of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh in Seoul, Republic of Korea.
Bangladesh deeply values its relationship with the Republic of Korea, which continues to grow in depth and dimension.
We have incorporated in this website the links to all important and relevant websites of Bangladesh and Republic of Korea.
We hope that you will find this website useful. We would welcome your feedback, thoughts, ideas, and recommendations, if any, to make this website more useful and user-friendly. You may send your inputs to the following e-mail addresses:
I look forward to working closely with all our friends in the Republic of Korea for the mutual benefit of the peoples of our two countries.

I wish you all the best,
Abida Islam

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