|Published : 22 Sep 2016, 20:50:17|
DCCI calls for more Chinese investment
Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) urged Chinese entrepreneurs to invest more in Bangladesh.
The DCCI made the call when a Chinese delegation, led by Li Ronghua, executive deputy director, Chenggong New District Administrative Committee, Thursday met with DCCI leaders at DCCI Bhaban, said a press release.
Welcoming the delegation, DCCI Vice President K Atique-e-Rabbani, invited the Chinese entrepreneurs to invest in Bangladesh especially in the agriculture and ICT sector.
He said Bangladeshi ICT sector is a thrust sector and the young entrepreneurs are very enthusiastic and innovative here.
Bangladesh is doing well in software industries, he added.
Chinese entrepreneurs can collaborate with Bangladeshi IT professionals as joint ventures in order to share technology.
Li Ronghua said Bangladesh has huge fertile and plain land which is potential for agriculture. He said Chinese entrepreneurs are interested to invest in agro-based industry in Bangladesh.
He said in Kunming there is an industrial zone especially for micro industries where Bangladeshi SMEs can invest. He requested to send delegation from Bangladesh to explore new business opportunities in China.
DCCI Directors A K D Khair Mohammad Khan, Asif A Chowdhury, M Aladuddin Malik and Ryiadh Hossain and Secretary General A H M Rezaul Kabir were also present during the meeting, according to BSS. - IH