Myanmar Bangladesh Bilateral Relations

I. INTRODUCTION

Myanmar opened counselor office at Dhaka on 26 March 1951 . After Bangladesh got the independent from East Pakistan on 16 December 1971 , Myanmar and Bangladesh have close and cordial ties since the founding of Bangladesh in 1972. On 13 January 1972, Myanmar accorded recognition to Bangladesh. Myanmar was one of the first countries to recognize Bangladesh. The two countries established diplomatic relations at Embassy level on 21 March 1972.

(i) Chronology of Diplomatic Relations

Date of Establishment of Diplomatic Relation - 21 March 1972
Opening Date of Mission in Bangladesh - 21 March 1972
Opening Date of Mission in Myanmar - 21 March 1972