** THE 15TH EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE (2015-17) MEETING OF THE CHAMBER WILL BE HELD ON AUGUST 29, 2017 AT FICCI.     ** THE BANGLADESH FOOD SAFETY CONFERENCE 2017, ORGANIZED BY FICCI WILL BE HELD ON AUGUST 23 & 24, 2017 AT PAN PACIFIC SONARGAON.

Welcome To FICCI!

The Foreign Investors’ Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) was established on the 1st of July 1963 in the port city of Chittagong under the name and style of the “Agrabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry” (‘Agrabad’ being the name of the commercial hub of the city) with the initiative of the foreign companies located in and around Chittagong. It may be mentioned here that, at that point of time, most of the foreign companies, mainly British, had their establishments located in that region of the country.

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EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Mrs. Rupali Chowdhury

President

Mr. Kevin Lyon

Vice President

NEWS & EVENTS

BD Needs $9.55b Additional Annual FDI, Foreign Aid

Bangladesh will need around US$ 7.0 billion in additional foreign direct investment per annum over the next thirteen years for financing the programmes that would help it achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. The amount is three times the FDI the country...
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Bangladesh Market for Farmed Fish Up 25 Times in Three Decades

A study shows that the market for farmed fish grew by a dramatic 25 times in three decades in Bangladesh. The latest study of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) also said among fish farmers, 75.0 per cent of them sell fish commercially. The study...
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The China-Bangladesh Investment Forum

Euromoney, the world’s leading organizer of conferences for cross-border investment and capital markets will be launching the inaugural China-Bangladesh Investment Forum to be held in Beijing on 21 August 2017. Co-hosted with The City Bank and Standard Chartered, and...
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Private Sector Credit Growth Picks Up

Private sector credit growth crossed the 16 percent mark for the first time in six months in March on the back of higher investment in government's infrastructure projects and a surge in SME lending amid lower interest rate. In March, credit growth stood at 16.06...
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Foreign Funds Shoot Up in Dhaka Bourse

Net foreign investment in Dhaka Stock Exchange soared two and a half times year-on-year to Tk. 238.46 crore in February, as the Bangladesh stock market is gradually becoming lucrative for investment. Overseas investors bought shares worth Tk. 435.67 crore and sold...
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Global Growth Forecast 2017: World Bank

Global economic growth is forecast to accelerate moderately to 2.7 percent in 2017 after a post-crisis low last year as obstacles to activity recede among emerging market and developing economy commodity exporters, while domestic demand remains solid among emerging...
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