Brazil positive on FTA with Bangladesh, mulls investment

Brazil positive on FTA with Bangladesh, mulls investment

South American nation Brazil is positive towards signing a free trade agreement (FTA) with Bangladesh, which is expected to boost apparel exports to the Latin American country.

12:55 AM, 7 May 2019 Tuesday

How apparel companies can deal with a slowing economy

How apparel companies can deal with a slowing economy

The formula for doing business is slowly changing this year. While interest rates were rising at a steady pace last year, it’s a different story this year.

11:08 AM, 22 April 2019 Monday

Regulatory uncertainty deterring FDI in Bangladesh: World Bank

Regulatory uncertainty deterring FDI in Bangladesh: World Bank

What is discouraging foreign investors from investing in Bangladesh now? World Bank says it is a lack of confidence rooted in Bangladesh government’s regulatory unpredictability.

05:25 PM, 4 April 2019 Thursday

Mauritius looking to expand apparel trade with Bangladesh

Mauritius looking to expand apparel trade with Bangladesh

An east African country, Mauritius is seeking to expand apparel and textiles trade with the world’s second largest apparel sourcing destination Bangladesh.

09:47 PM, 1 April 2019 Monday

Bangladesh-India to resolve trade barriers; apparel on priority

Bangladesh-India to resolve trade barriers; apparel on priority

Dhaka and Delhi have agreed to resolve trade barriers curbing growth of bilateral trade, which is expected to give a boost to increasingly popular export product from Bangladesh – apparel.

01:12 AM, 19 March 2019 Tuesday

Bangladesh invites France to invest in SEZs, energy sectors

Bangladesh invites France to invest in SEZs, energy sectors

Bangladesh has invited France to invest in Bangladesh’s Special Economic Zones (SEZs).

03:20 PM, 28 February 2019 Thursday

Bangladesh signs MoU on dedicated Economic Zone for India

Bangladesh signs MoU on dedicated Economic Zone for India

Bangladesh has inked an agreement for developing an Economic Zone for Indian investors in Mongla, the country’s first ever dedicated Economic Zone.

04:45 PM, 8 February 2019 Friday

Bangladesh seeks duty-free apparel export to US market

Bangladesh seeks duty-free apparel export to US market

Bangladesh has sought duty-free export of its apparel items to the market of its single biggest export destination, the United States.

02:04 AM, 1 February 2019 Friday

Promising apparel buyer Japan wants FTA with Bangladesh

Promising apparel buyer Japan wants FTA with Bangladesh

Japan has expressed interest in signing a free trade agreement with Bangladesh, Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has said.

01:32 AM, 27 January 2019 Sunday

Bangladesh invites biggest trade partner US to invest in SEZs

Bangladesh invites biggest trade partner US to invest in SEZs

Bangladesh has invited its biggest trade partner US to invest in its Specialised Economic Zones (SEZs) for what it says seeking expanded relations in multi-sectoral context.

12:55 PM, 23 January 2019 Wednesday

Bangladesh invites S Korea to invest, gets encouraging response

Bangladesh invites S Korea to invest, gets encouraging response

Bangladesh has invited South Korea to invest in its Special Economic Zones.

12:47 AM, 22 January 2019 Tuesday

Bangladesh wants FTA for apparel trade, Brazil replies positively

Bangladesh wants FTA for apparel trade, Brazil replies positively

Brazil has responded positively towards Bangladesh’s call.

09:42 PM, 7 October 2018 Sunday

Need product, market diversification now: WB warns RMG industry

Need product, market diversification now: WB warns RMG industry

World’s second largest apparel exporter, Bangladesh risks losing its footing in the global market with the competitive edge it was holding on to for the past few years and need immediate efforts towards product and market diversification. 

07:59 PM, 5 October 2018 Friday

Bangladesh invites Qatar to invest, says will give 1 or more EZs

Bangladesh invites Qatar to invest, says will give 1 or more EZs

Bangladesh has invited Qatar to invest in in the country and take advantage of its liberal investment policies; assuring them that the Government will give them one or more of its Economic Zones which they can use and develop according to their own desire.

08:58 PM, 23 September 2018 Sunday