Rising prices of daily essential commodities linked to extortion, syndicates and dollar crisis: FBCCI meeting

The prices of everyday essentials have increased in another phase before the holy month of Ramadan. Businessmen have identified four reasons behind this increase in prices of daily essential commodities – high price and dollar crisis, extortion, syndicates and high tariff rates. Common traders involved in the business of daily essential commodities met on Wednesday […]

FBCCI President pledges action against extortion in commodity transportation

In his speech before representatives of various companies, wholesalers, retailers, market committee leaders and government officials, the FBCCI President also said that he would take up the issue at the highest level of the government if necessary. FBCCI organized the event focusing on production, imports, stocks, supply and price situation of daily necessities.

To protect the business environment, business leaders advocate political party talks. fbcci meeting

The ongoing unrest in the readymade garment industry was also discussed in the meeting. Talking about this, BGMEA President Farooq Hasan said, “Outsiders are involved in the violence over the wage issue in the garment sector. No real worker can set fire to his own factories. Deliberate efforts are being made to create chaos in […]

Votes for government insiders ‘disappeared’ in leadership year after year

There was no voting in several commodity-based organizations including knitwear industry owners’ organization BKMEA, real estate agents’ organization REHAB and plastic products manufacturers and exporters’ organization BPGME. Even in FBCCI, the apex body of businessmen, no voting took place twice in a row. The last elections were held in July last year. People associated with […]

The Japanese envoy, in response to a speech by the Federation of Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI), said there are more opportunities to discuss joint projects of the two countries.

FBCCI President sought cooperation of the Japanese in facilitating higher education for Bangladeshi students in Japan by facilitating visa acquisition and acquiring technical skills. He urged development organizations including JICA and Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) to come forward to provide necessary training to acquire technical skills and provide logistics support for efficient development in […]

Mahbubul Alam officially took over as the President of the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry today.

During the program, the new Senior Vice President of FBCC Mohammad Amin Helali, outgoing Senior Vice President Mostofa Azad Chowdhary Babu also spoke. A total of 80 directors were elected for the 2023–25 board of directors, 40 from each chamber and association group. The Board of Directors consists of a President, a Senior Vice President […]

FBCCI, JCCI sign MoU as Bangladesh, Japan seek to further strengthen bilateral trade

Salman F Rehman, Private Advisor to the Prime Minister on Industry and Investment, AK Abdul Momen, Minister of External Affairs, Junaid Ahmad Palak, Minister of State for ICT, Lokman Hussain Miya, Executive President, BIDA, Sheikh Yusuf Haroon, Executive President, BEJA, Ambassadors of both the countries, FBCCI former President Mohd Shafiul Islam (Mohiuddin) MP, Deputy Speaker […]