The Minister for Science and Information and Communication Technology of Bangladesh, Dr Moyeen Khan, stated that Bangladesh has limited resources but unlimited talents and it is possible to face the developed countries through the proper use of this.
While addressing a seminar, organised by the Faculty of Business Administration of Eastern University, on 'Convergent Media: The Impact of New Media Technology on society' at the Auditorium of Russian Culture Centre, he said that the western countries are imposing supremacy over the globe through the discovery of improved technologies. He hoped that the advantages of technologies, like Internet and computer, would reach all the people of the country soon. The Vice-Chancellor of Eastern University, Prof Dr Rahim B Talukder chaired the function, and Dr Sirajul Islam Bhuiyan presented keynote paper. Chairman of the university Abul Kashem Haider, Adviser of ATN Bangla Saiful Bari, Journalist Gias Kamal Chowdhury, Prof Dr Golam Rahman and Prof Dr Sakhawat Ali Khan addressed the seminar. The speakers mentioned that the impact of new technologies, including Internet, cell phone, computer and satellite television, have spread out to every nook and corner of the country.