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IBFB appreciates BB for allowing online visa payment

Bangladesh Bank set a rare example of promptly resolving a problem in context to Bangladesh by allowing online payment of visa application fees through International Credit Card (ICC) or virtual card as per requirement of concerned high commissions and embassies. The business leaders of International Business Forum of Bangladesh (IBFB) conveyed their thanks and appreciations to the Governor Dr. Atiur Rahman, relevant Department and Bangladesh Bank for such an encouraging It should be noted that recently IBFB leaders failed to make online payment of visa application fees. Being informed by concerned banks about certain restrictions on online payment of visa application fees IBFB leaders raised the issue to the Governor of Bangladesh Bank on 4th October 2015 and requested hi...

BWCCI provides training to women SME cluster leaders

Bangladesh Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BWCCI) organized a 2 days long special training from 5 October 2015 at Radiant Institute of Design, Dhanmondi in the city. The project ‘Socio- economic empowerment of women through promotion of natural fiber-based products from agricultural wastages’ under INSPIRED program funded by Press Release 5.10.2015European Union and Ministry of Industries, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, says a press release. BWCCI has been implementing the project to build c...

IBFB concerned over killings of 2 foreigners

International Business Forum of Bangladesh (IBFB) is very concerned and shocked over recent killings of two foreigners in Dhaka and Rangpur in Bangladesh. Such unexpected and unacceptable barbaric killings inside the territory of Bangladesh has tarnished the image of our country in international arena, which may adversely affect our [caption id="attachment_20006" align="alignright" width="540"]Cesare Tavella, the Italian national was shot thrice, post-mortem report says. Photo: Collected Cesare Tavella, the Italian national was shot thrice, post-mortem report...

Entrepreneurs keep economic wheel rolling on: Com Secy

Mr. Hedayetullah Al Mamoon, ndc, Senior Secretary, Ministry of Commerce appreciated the contribution of the entrepreneurs to keep country’s economic wheel rolling on, which he mentioned very important to achieve our national objective of transforming Bangladesh into a developed country by 2041. He said, since its inception IBFB has been playing a vital role in the development of business community and economy of the country. [caption id="attachment_19783" align="alignright" width="540"]ibfb Mr. David Meale, Chargé d'affaires, Dhaka U.S. Embassy addressing the inaugurati...

ICCB team off to Delhi to join ICC meetings

ICC Bangladesh President Mahbubur Rahman, Vice President Latifur Rahman and Secretary General Ataur Rahman left Dhaka for Delhi (today) to attend 8th ICC Asia Pacific Regional Consultative Group Meeting to be held in New Delhi on 16 September. ICC Bangladesh Vice President Latifur Rahman will also attend ICC Executive Board Meeting as its Member. They will also attend India Economic Convention jointly organized by ICC and ICCB-300India Foundation in New Delhi on 17 September. ICC Bangladesh Executive Board Member Kutubuddin Ahmed, BGMEA President Atiqu...

MoU to set up ‘Silk Road Chamber of Commerce’

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between Bangladesh Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BWCCI) and The South-South Global Assets and Technology Exchange (SS-GATE), to set up “Silk Road Chamber of Commerce”. The signing ceremony took place in Shanghai, on 26 August 2015. Ms. Selima Ahamd, President, BWCCI and Mr. Lin Jian, President of SS-Gate signed the MoU. MoU signing ceremonyThe objective of this MoU is to jointly set up “Silk Road Chamber of Commerce”, aiming to share information, strengthen cooperati...