New US Ambassador Peter Haas arrives in Dhaka...

New US Ambassador Peter Haas arrives in Dhaka

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 07:55 PM, 1 March 2022  

New US Ambassador Peter Haas arrives in Dhaka

New US Ambassador Peter Haas arrives in Dhaka

Newly appointed US Ambassador to Bangladesh Peter Haas arrived Dhaka today.

He most recently served as US Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs, according to the US embassy, Dhaka.

Haas was the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Bureau of Economic Affairs who previously served as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Trade Policy and Negotiations.

Haas has also served as charge, d'affaires and Deputy Permanent Representative at the US Mission to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the US Consul General in Mumbai, India, and Economic Counselor at the US Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia.

He holds a BA in International Studies and German from Illinois Wesleyan University. He attended the London School of Economics as a Marshall Scholar, where he earned MSc (Econ) degrees in both the Politics of the World Economy and Comparative Government.

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