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Manchester Airport resumes direct flights to Bangladesh – Business Traveler

Biman Bangladesh Airlines will resume flights from Manchester Airport to Bangladesh this weekend. The airline will offer bi-weekly flights to Dhaka and Sylhet from December 26 to March 28, with flights on Fridays and Mondays from December 30. Flights will be operated by a B787 Dreamliner aircraft configured with business and economy class cabins. The […]

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Portsmouth Bangladesh Business Community Seeks To Increase Investment In The City

The Portsmouth Bangladesh Business Association (PBBA) was launched with a lot of activity in 2019 and was the driving force behind the city’s first official trade, investment and education mission to the country. Twenty-six delegates traveled abroad to explore better ties and the visit culminated with the official signing of the Twin Cities Agreement between […]

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US-Bangladesh Business Council holds meeting with Prime Minister Hasina to celebrate Bangladesh 50 years of independence

TBS Report September 23, 2021, 4:45 p.m. Last modification: September 23, 2021, 4:48 PM Photo: courtesy “> Photo: courtesy Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina attended a meeting hosted by the US Bangladesh Business Council on Tuesday to celebrate Bangladesh’s 50th anniversary of independence. Organized under the theme “Bangladesh Forward – The New Frontier for Growth”, the […]

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US-Bangladesh Business Council welcomes PM Hasina on the sidelines of the UNGA

US support to improve Bangladesh’s global competitiveness and expand its export base will be appreciated, Prime Minister said The United States-Bangladesh Business Council of the United States Chamber of Commerce hosted a virtual business roundtable with Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina and more than 30 senior executives from the business community in the United […]

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BGMEA urges AAFA to promote Bangladesh business interests in US market

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) Faruque Hassan urged the American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) to promote Bangladesh as a safe and sustainable clothing sourcing destination among its members. He also encouraged them to source more clothing, including items other than cotton, from Bangladesh. Read:BGMEA and USGBC keen to promote green growth in […]

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BGMEA urges AAFA to promote Bangladesh business interests

UNB photo Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) Faruque Hassan urged the American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) to promote Bangladesh as a safe and sustainable clothing sourcing destination among its members. He also encouraged them to buy more clothes, including non-cotton items, from Bangladesh. BGMEA President Faruque Hassan and Vice President Miran Ali […]

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BGMEA President calls on AAFA to promote Bangladesh business interests in US market

BGMEA President Faruque Hassan and Vice President Miran Ali met with Stephen Lamar, President and CEO of the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) in Washington on September 9. They had discussions on various issues including how to improve cooperation between BGMEA and AAFA in order to deepen mutual business engagement and explore areas of […]

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New development bank admits United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and Bangladesh – Business & Economy

SHANGHAI, September 2. / TASS /. The new development bank (NDB) – established by the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) in 2015 – admitted the United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and Bangladesh as new members, the organization on its website. “The NDB Board of Governors authorized the Bank to conduct formal negotiations with […]

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US-Bangladesh Business Council donates medical equipment to fight Covid

The US-Bangladesh Business Council, in partnership with Project CURE, an American NGO, donated emergency medical equipment, including 60 oxygen concentrators, to strengthen Bangladesh’s response to Covid-19. Other supplies include variable positive air pressure units, other oxygen supplies and device accessories, as well as 45,000 pieces of PPE, including KN95 and N95 masks. For all the […]

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Bangladesh business leaders call for factories to reopen amid pandemic

Leaders of BGMEA, BKMEA, BTMEA, Dhaka Chamber and FBCCI made the request during a meeting with Cabinet Secretary Khandker Anwarul Islam at the secretariat on Thursday. They say prolonged shutdowns risk losing their share of the international market, disruptions in supply chains, port congestion and will have a global effect on the economy. “We have […]