On 16 January, IMF DMD Antoinette Monsio Sayeh and other high officials of IMF team visited Ananta Group, and was very positive and impressed to see the modern state of the art production facilities in Bangladesh and how the government is supporting the entrepreneurs.
RMG industry’s contribution to women empowerment was highly appreciated by Antionette also took keen interest in learning about the challenges of the sector, LDC graduation and its impact.
Besides they talked about overall private sector growth and future opportunities.
IMF DMD Antoinette Monsio Sayeh said, “It was truly energizing to see the entrepreneurial spirit of Bangladesh in action at Ananta. The strategic foresight is truly impressive. Our gratitude for exposing us to this important part of the economy story in Bangladesh.”
Sharif Zahir MD of Ananta Group; Antoinette Monsio Sayeh, Deputy Managing Director; Anne-Marie Gulde-Wolf, Deputy Director, Asia and Pacific Department; Rahul Anand, Mission Chief for Bangladesh; Amina Lahreche, Advisor to Deputy Managing Director; Jayendu De, Resident Representative of Bangladesh and Bhutan; Amit Khetarpaul , Assistant to the Director were also present during the visit.