President BIPSS Major General Muniruzzaman (Retd) attended and delivered a talk at the recently concluded Hongqiao International Economic Forum in Shanghai. The Forum focused on 70 years of development in China and it’s strategic outlook. It was attended by senior policy makers in governments, think tank heads, editors and academics from over 60 countries. General Muniruzzaman’s talk at the forum stressed on the link between inclusive economic growth in a country and it’s strategic posture. His remarks were widely covered by Shanghai Daily, quoting him “national economic growth in a fluid international system has to be resilient to absorb external shocks”. The forum also participated in the policy deliberation sessions conducted at the China International Import Expo being held in Shanghai and participated by over 150 countries including Bangladesh.