POST TIME: 27 July, 2021 12:10:54 AM / LAST MODIFIED: 28 July, 2021 10:34:26 AM
Salman F Rahman urges expatriates to invest in Bangladesh
PM's adviser opens Bangladesh road show in USA
Umman Nahar Azmee from New York

Salman F Rahman urges expatriates to invest in Bangladesh

Salman F Rahman, private industry and investment adviser to the prime minister, has urged Bangladeshi expatriates to invest in Bangladesh.

He made the call at the opening session of a ten-day-long roadshow titled "The Rise of Bengal Tiger " on Monday morning here at Hotel Intercontinental in New York in the United States.

He also mentioned and highlighted the present government’s achievement and development plan during the session. He said Bangladesh's economy is moving ahead as planned so all expat businesspersons should invest in Bangladesh.  

By mentioning the facilities and advantages of investing in Bangladesh, Rahman said the government has guaranteed potential investors from the United States that they will receive full cooperation in order to increase the number of investments made in Bangladesh.

He said investors will get all types of facilities including the infrastructure facilities if they invest in different economic zones of the country.

Mentioning that there is no corruption at the top level of the government, Salman F Rahman said there however is some corruption at the official level, but this challenge is being tackled through digitalisation. He said Bangladesh has huge potential for investment.

Bangladesh is in the first row among the potential countries. Rahman urged US companies to take advantage of Bangladesh's high corporate profitability, business-friendly regulations, large domestic market, and strategic access to key markets around the world during the event.

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Besides Sirazul Islam, Executive Chairman of BIDA, Abdur Rouf Talukdar, Finance Secretary,  Shibli Rubaiyat ul Islam, chairman of BSEC, Shakil Rizvi, shareholder director, DSE, Arif Khan, Vice-chairman, Shanta Asset Management, and Mahbubur Rahman, Executive Director, BSEC, were also present.

The stock market regulator - Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) - is organising the mega programme.

The purpose of this roadshow is to showcase the strength and opportunities of business and investment in Bangladesh for the investors abroad.

The show will also highlight the potential of Bangladesh's economy, investment, trade, Bangladeshi products and services, the stock market and the bond market.

The investment roadshow will also be held in three more important cities of the US--Washington DC, Los Angeles and San Francisco.

On the first day of the show, two sessions will be conducted in New York. The morning session will be attended by the NRBs while the afternoon session will be focused on the foreign investors.  

Expatriate Investors Conference on the country's capital market will be held in the first session while the Foreign and Institutional Investors Conference in the second session will be held on the same day.

The Investors Conference will be held on July 30 at the Hotel Intercontinental in Los Angeles.

On July 30, there will also be an afternoon summit in participation with the potential investors of the region.

The summit will be attended by high-level delegates from Bangladesh and the USA.

The US-Bangladesh tech and investment summit will be held to showcase Bangladesh's rising tech industry. The programme aims to make the foreign investors understand that it is high time they invested in the technology sector of Bangladesh especially in high-end technology products having a large potential market here.

The US-Bangladesh investment conference on technology will be held on August 2 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in San Francisco.