Indian High Commissioner hosts reception for Bangladesh industrialists
Senior Correspondent, bdnews24.com
Published: 2017-03-13 17:30:23.0 BdST Updated: 2017-03-13 18:02:30.0 BdST
Indian High Commissioner in Dhaka Harsh Vardhan Shringla has hosted a reception for Bangladesh business tycoons.
The High Commission on Monday said 35 owners of top industry groups, including Beximco vice-chairman Salman F Rahman, Bashundhara Chairman Ahmed Sobhan and FBCCI President Matlub Ahmed joined the Sunday evening reception at the new Indian High Commission complex.
Statistics indicate India-Bangladesh trade and commercial ties are on an upswing. The annual bilateral trade now stands at more than $6 billion in 2015-2016.
The High Commissioner recently said companies from both India and Bangladesh are exploring “new opportunities” for investment and setting up joint ventures in each other’s country.
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