Yearly Archives: 2017

Figure 1: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed at the meeting between FBCCI and Alfanar Energy, a leading Manufacturer and Construction Company of Saudi Arabia.

Trade relation between Saudi Arabia and Bangladesh steps forward

Trade relation between Bangladesh and Saudi Arabia is not new. The two countries formally established diplomatic relations in 1975-76, but in recent times it... Read More

LEED Platinum certified ‘Echotex’, a role model Bangladesh factory

Textile and Apparel industry is a pride of Bangladesh, which has become the driving force of the national economy today, after walking on a... Read More

India exhibiting and celebrating Jamdani

Jamdani, a cloth of muslin group, is a nationally and internationally famous fabric of Bangladesh. An exhibition titled "Jamdani: Tradition and Technique - An... Read More
Figure: Distinguished guests were present in the 11th AGM of Paramount Textile Ltd in Dhaka.

Paramount Textile Ltd’s 11th annual general meeting held

The 11th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Paramount Textile Ltd was held on 9 December, which was presided by Anita Haque, Chairman of the... Read More

Global polyester staple fiber market to reach USD 39.3 billion by 2025

Polyester Staple Fibre (PSF) has emerged as the fastest-growing fibre amongst all types of manufactured fibres. Polyesters are made by polymerisation of Purified Terephthalic... Read More
Figure1: Nurul Islam Nahid, Minister of Education gave speech on disabilities education.

DTE facilitates ‘people with disabilities’ with access to training and jobs

A workshop was organized by the International Labour Organization’s (ILO) Canadian-funded BSEP project- in collaboration with Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) at Sonargaon Hotel... Read More

SPLASH introduces sustainable intelligent garments powered by N9 Pure SilverTM

Splash Fashions, a global leader for fast-fashion retail will be launching anti-bacterial garments powered by N9 Pure SilverTM at all outlets across the Middle... Read More
Figure: CEBAI President Md. Atiqul Islam, BGMEA Vice President (Finance) Mohammed Nasir, CEO of CEBAI Brig. Gen. Aftab Uddin Ahmad (Retd) and ILO Program Officer Khadija Khondker, among others were also present at the certificate giving ceremony.

BGMEA urges industry owners to invest more in human capital development

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) urges all industry owners to invest more in human capital development to increase their productivity. BGMEA President Siddiqur... Read More
Figure1: Increase of wage in taka from 1985 to 2016.

Cheap labor will not be a long-term solution to survive in the global competition

Cheaper labor is available in Bangladesh compared to other countries in the world. Indeed, the labor wages of Bangladesh are among the lowest in... Read More
Figure 1: Distinguished guests were present in the seminar.

Survey exposes top 10 competency gaps of Bangladesh professionals

Bangladesh needs more skilled human capital to become middle income country by 2021 and a developed nation by 2041. If Bangladesh wants to achieve... Read More

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