Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina opens ‘Made in Bangladesh Week-2022’

Desk Report: Honorable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today inaugurated “Made in Bangladesh Week 2022”. The event aims to showcase innovations in Bangladesh’s apparel sector to the world. The week-long event with the theme “Care for Fashion” was opened at Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC) in Dhaka. It will continue till November 18, 2022.

Bangladesh Readymade Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has organised the event in partnership with Bangladesh Apparel exchange. It enhances the market share of Bangladeshi apparel products in the global market.

BGMEA president Faruque Hassan delivered the welcome speech at the opening programme. Cem Altan, President, IAF; Prime Minister’s Private Industry and Investment Adviser, Mr.Salman F Rahman MP were spoke at the event.

More than 200 participants from overseas – foreign buyers and representatives – are also taking part in the weeklong event.

At the inaugural ceremony, the Prime Minister also unveiled the covers of books titled “The Untold Stories of Bangladesh RMG Industry: Economic, Social and Environmental Good Practices” and “Beauty of Bangladesh.”. PM called upon the country’s businessmen to find out their foreign partners to utilise their technology and knowledge in the local industries.

“To welcome the foreign investment, I would like to urge the local businessmen to find out your foreign partners. You can utilise their technology and knowledge in our industry. An excellent investment climate prevails in our country. Avail this opportunity,”She added

In the event, four factories including EPIC Group; Metro Group; Snowtex Group, Fortis Group received the prestigious award from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.