The Croatian government is keen to recruit Bangladeshi doctors, nurses, IT specialists and workers in the tourism and construction industries, says in a report published on 21 June.

“Croatia is ready to recruit Bangladeshi workers, according to information released after talks on this matter between the Bangladeshi ambassador to the Netherlands, Sheikh Mohammed Belal, and assistant Croatian labour minister Dražen Opalić,” the report added.

It also said the talks revolved about doctors, nurses, IT specialists, as well as workers in the tourism and construction industries being on demand in Croatia.

Quoting the Bangladeshi embassy in The Hague, the report added that ‘Croatia would soon forward to Bangladesh a draft memorandum of understanding on this topic.’