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Figure 1: Mr. Tofail Ahmed, Commerce Minister; Alison Blake, British High Commissioner in Dhaka, and Francois de Maricourt, CEO of HSBC Bangladesh with the winners of the 7th HSBC Export Excellence Awards.

Five local exporters get HSBC Export Excellence Awards

HSBC Bangladesh has recognized five local exporters for their contribution to the nation's sustainable growth. Honorable Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed handed over the trophies... Read More
Figure: Jim Moriarty, Alliance Country Director, Paul Rigby, Deputy Country Director & Chief Safety Officer (CSO), Scott Lercel, Senior Executive, Quamrunnessa Babli, Director of Operations, Alliance were also present at the Press briefing

Alliance factories complete 85 percent of remediation

The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety have been completed 85% of all required repairs in garments factories under them, in its fourth year of... Read More
Figure: Mr. Hussain Jamil, Secretary General (In-Charge) of FBCCI and Mr. Kabir Bin Anwar, Director General of PMO signed the memorandum on behalf of their respective organization.

FBCCI and a2i program sign a MoU to reduce business cost

The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) and the Access to Information (a2i) program of the Prime Minister’s Office have signed... Read More
Figure: Distinguished guests were present at the event.

EU to support trade development and promotion between Bangladesh and Netherlands

European Union always supports on bi-lateral trade development and promotion between the Netherlands and Bangladesh, said H.E. Rensje Teerink, Ambassador and Head of Delegation... Read More

Accord sets conditions for departure to serve their own interest

The Accord on Building and Fire Safety in Bangladesh has set some conditions for departure from the country Bangladesh after getting six more months... Read More
Figure 1: Owners, staffs and workers of Jamuna Apparels Ltd. participated in the annual blood donation program.

Annual blood donation program at Jamuna Apparels Ltd.

Bangladesh garment industry is a labor-intensive industry where approximately 4.4 million workers is working. Most of the factories maintain a very good relation between... Read More
Figure 1: An exhibitor is showing different denim products to customer.

Bangladesh one of the most transparent apparel manufacturers in the world

The Seventh edition of Bangladesh Denim Expo highlighted the need for transparency within the entire denim supply chain. The promotion and discussion of ‘Transparency’... Read More

Oeko-Tex survey reveals 66% consumers feel the actions of an individual can reverse climate...

The OEKO-TEX® Association, in commemoration of its 25th anniversary, revealed a global research study to assess consumer attitudes about textile sustainability titled ‘The Key... Read More
Figure: Data of Jute production, source BJMC.

BJMC to build jute industrial villages to make diversified products

Bangladesh is the second largest producer of jute after India. Recently Bangladesh Jute Mill Corporation (BJMC) has planned to establish jute industrial villages on... Read More
Figure2: Traffic Jam at highway road.

Losing working hours for traffic jam at industrial zones

Bangladesh Garments Manufacturing and Exporters Association (BGMEA) wants quick solution of traffic jam at garments industrial zones. BGMEA president Siddiqur Rahman said, “We are... Read More

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