China Harbour signs deal on economic zone, Bangladesh

China Harbour Engineering Company yesterday signed a deal with the Bangladeshi authority to set up an economic zone for Chinese investors in Chittagong, Bangladesh. The economic zone, which will be ready in the next two years, is expected to bring foreign investment of about $1 billion and create employment opportunities for one lakh people. It […]

Bangladesh show political will to boost trade, investment

Policy makers of Dhaka and Bangkok felt that political will is needed to boost bilateral trade and attract investment from Thailand. The issue was discussed at the ministerial level panel discussion held at the sideline of the first ever Bangladesh Trade and Investment Expo 2016 in Bangkok. The three-day gala event was inaugurated at Queen […]

India has identified three 3 Bangladesh SEZs

India has identified three rural outposts spread across Bangladesh to set up its first foreign special economic zones (SEZs) It says India is desperate to build on the ‘sole undisputed success in the Narendra Modi government’s neighbourhood policy’ by deepening investment ties. A joint working group the two countries set up during Indian premier Modi’s […]

EU-Bangladesh Business Climate Dialogue launched in Dhaka

The EU-Bangladesh Business Climate Dialogue has been launched in Dhaka to jointly address “major impediments” to better EU trade and investment. It was also aimed at expanding economic relations, the EU delegation in Dhaka said on Thursday after the first meeting between the EU Business Council (EUBC) and the Bangladesh Ministry of Commerce. Commerce Minister […]

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Bangladesh & India set modalities of building special economic zone (SEZ)

Dhaka and New Delhi in a joint meeting Tuesday set modalities of building two special economic zones in coastal Mongla belt and in Kushtia that would be dedicated to Indian investors. Officials said the Indian Economic Zones (IEZs) – formally deemed as Bangladesh-India government-to-government economic zones – will be developed at Mongla in Bagerhat and […]

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Bangladesh’s Export Exceeded by $27Billion in 10 months

Bangladesh export earnings have seen a 9.22% rise to $27.63 billion in first ten months of the current fiscal year, riding on the ready-made garment sector. RMG sector, the life line of the country’s export and highest foreign currency earner, however, posted over 10% growth to $22.64, which was $20.56 a year ago. According to […]

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PowerPac Special Economic Zone (Mongla), Bangladesh SEZ is going on in full swing.

Work on PowerPac Special Economic Zone (Mongla), Bangladesh SEZ is going on in full swing. Sources said, at least 40 percent works has already been completed and the remained works will be completed by July this year. Located near the bank of river Pashur, the PEZ or PowerPac Special Economic Zone (Mongla) is constructing on 209 acres […]

National Economic Council (ECNEC) approved Aminbazar-Mawa-Mongla Transmission line

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) approved nine development projects with an outlay of Taka 6,100 crore, including Cross-Border Road Network Improvement Project. The road network improvement project involving Taka 2,472.93 crore would ensure uninterrupted and safe regional and sub-regional road communication system. The approval came at the 28th meeting of the […]