Sunday, September 24, 2017
The number of Japanese companies working in Bangladesh has more than tripled since 2008.
HSBC Bangladesh yesterday launched the seventh edition of HSBC Export Excellence Awards to recognise exporters for their contribution towards sustainable growth of the economy. Francois de Maricourt, CEO of HSBC Bangladesh, launched the award at a ceremony at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka hotel.
Apparel exports to major European markets rose significantly during the first two months of the current fiscal, according to data, in a turnaround from a past crisis. Exporters and experts attributed the upturn to the strong euro against the US dollar, order shift from China and restoration of buyers’ confidence in Bangladesh following the ongoing safety and compliance initiatives.