Bangladesh, Japan in discussion over five projects under PPP

Bangladesh and Japan will be discussing five projects worth US$8.38 billion under public-private partnership (PPP) in the upcoming fourth Bangladesh-Japan Joint PPP...

37 RMG manufacturers to invest $650mn in BSMSN

The government has been developing the country's largest industrial park, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Shilpa Nagar (BSMSN), on 30,000 acres of land, along...

Investors from home & abroad highly satisfied with BEZA’s OSS Act

Bangladesh Economic Zone Authority (BEZA), till date, has approved 48 services of different public and private service providers under the platform, including...

BEZA receives $4.08b investment proposals in 2020 for Economic Zones

Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority (BEZA) has received investment proposals amounting to around US$4.08 billion in 2020 despite the Covid-19 pandemic. Of which,...

Standard Chartered partners with BIDA to attract FDI in Bangladesh

Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (Bida) joined hands with Standard Chartered Bangladesh (SCB) yesterday to work together to bring in more foreign investment...

Two Chinese firms to invest US$28.69 million at BSMSN

Two Chinese companies are set to invest around Tk244 crore, equivalent to $28.69 million, in Bangladesh to establish manufacturing units for non-woven...

Maksons Group to invest $112 million in Bangabandhu Shilpa Nagar

Three companies of local conglomerate Maksons Group will invest a total of Tk958 crore or $112.89 million at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib...

Maximum limit for investment in National Savings Certificates set by the government

The government has finally set the maximum limit for investment in National Savings Certificates on paper though the process to realize this...

US investment report sees rise of FDI in BD despite corruption, software piracy, infrastructure...

Inadequate infrastructure, limited financing instruments, bureaucratic delays, lax enforcement of labour laws, and corruption continue to hinder foreign direct investment (FDI) in...

BEPZA signs $56.33m new investment deals during pandemic

Bangladesh Export Processing Zones Authority (BEPZA) has signed US$56.33 million new investment agreement with seven companies during corona pandemic.

FDI is expected to drop amid pandemic, business leaders stressed for policy support

Bangladesh may experience a fall in foreign direct investment (FDI) as the rising trend of FDI tends to slow down due to...

Hungary is keen to strengthen tie with BD on nuclear energy, skill, agro &...

Bangladesh and Hungary agreed to enhance cooperation in multiples filed of cooperation including nuclear energy, required training for skilled manpower, agro-food processing,...

BIDA integrates services of 4 power distributors into OSS

The Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) has integrated services of four power distribution companies into its virtual one-stop service platform for improving...

BIDA to provide 13 additional online services through OSS

The Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) is going to include 13 more new services to its One Stop Service (OSS) Centre, aiming...

Ten more Economic Zones to be established in Bangladesh

The government is going to establish ten more economic zones in the country as the governing body of Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority...

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