Bangladesh Resident Mission: Contacts and Holidays


Bangladesh Resident Mission (BRM) - Asian Development Bank (ADB) Plot E-31, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka 1207, Bangladesh, GPO Box No. 2100
 Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Sunday to Thursday
  Tel +880 2 55667000   Fax +880 2 9117925 to 26   E-mail   adbbrm

About Us

Established in 1982, BRM's primary responsibilities include:

  • Initiate and maintain dialogue with the Government of Bangladesh (GOB) on issues that are of relevance to ADB operations in the country
  • Strengthen project processing and portfolio management
  • Prepare the country partnership strategy and its annual updates
  • Strengthen working relations with the Government of Bangladesh, development partners, NGOs, civil society, and the private sector
  • Plan and prepare ADB's substantive economic and sector work for Bangladesh
  • Promote external relations and disseminate information about ADB and its operations


Kazuhiko HIGUCHI (Mr)
Country Director
Yoshinobu TATEWAKI (Mr)
Unit Head, Portfolio Management
Ruby SARCAR (Ms)
Executive Assistant
Gobinda BAR (Mr)
Team Leader, External Relations
Sherine IBRAHIM (Mr)
Senior Project Management Specialist

Holidays 2016

The Bangladesh Resident Mission (BRM) will be closed on these dates:

International Mother Language Day February 21 (Sunday)
Bengali New Year April 14 (Thursday)
May Day May 1 (Sunday)
Buddha Purnima* May 22 (Sunday)
Eid-ul-Fitr July 6, 7 (Wednesday, Thursday)
Eid-ul-Adha September 13, 14 (Tuesday, Wednesday)
Durga Puja October 11 (Tuesday)
Christmas Day December 25 (Sunday)

Holidays 2017

The Bangladesh Resident Mission (BRM) will be closed on these dates:

New Year's Day January 1 (Sunday)
International Mother Language Day February 21 (Tuesday)
Independence Day March 26 (Sunday)
Buddha Purnima May 10 (Wednesday)*
Laylat Al-Qadr June 22 (Thursday)*
Eid-ul-Fitr June 26 (Monday)*
Eid-ul-Adha September 3, 4 (Sunday, Monday)*
Durga Puja October 1 (Sunday)
Christmas Day December 25 (Monday)

* Subject to sighting of moon.