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ICC Global Survey of Business for WHO in...

We are pleased to  inform you that the first global survey of business is being conducted by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) HQ Paris, in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) ‒  a major step in the private sector’s global response to COVID-19. This unprecedented survey will help ICC and WHO to (i) gather real-time information in the fight [...]

ADB to fund private sector infrastructur...

The Asian Development Bank (ADB), one of the major development partners of Bangladesh, will provide direct loans to the country’s private sector businessmen for implementing projects in mainly infrastructure and financial sectors. In infrastructure sector funding ADB attaches priority to energy (power and hydrocarbons), water supply, waste management and treatment, telecommunication, roads, ports, airports, and light rail system. They will also provide assistance for up-gradation and expansion of the existing infrastructure projects to enhance their operating efficiencies. In the financial sector ADB will provide loan to private financial intermediaries such as banks and non-banking financial institutions so that these institutions can, in turn, finance small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and micro enterprises.

Editorial of ICCB News Bulletin : WTO Tr...

Trade facilitation has emerged as the key issue for the world trading system in recent years. In November 2014, WTO members adopted a Protocol of Amendment which is a necessary step towards making the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) an integral part of the WTO Agreements. TFA was successfully negotiated at the Bali Ministerial Conference in […]

ICC Bangladesh Workshop on International...

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) – Bangladesh, The world business organizationorganized jointly with The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce & Industry (VCCI) a 3-day Workshop on “International Trade Finance, ADR, Logistics and Business Development” in Hanoi, Vietnam on 21-23 April 2016.  While inaugurating the workshop ICC Bangladesh President Mahbubur Rahman said that Vietnam export to Bangladesh […]

ICC Bangladesh arranges workshop for Ban...

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) – Bangladesh, The world business organization is organizing jointly with The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce & Industry (VCCI) a Workshop on “International Trade Finance, ADR, Logistics and Business Development” in Vietnam on 21-23 April 2016 for Bankers from Bangladeshi banks. Around 88 bankers from 21 Banks including Bangladesh Bank and […]

Political Stability and good governance ...

If there is political stability economic growth will be higher definitely said commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed, M.P. while delivering his speech as the Chief Guest at Dialogue on Sustainable development Goals : Challenges for Bangladesh organized by ICC Bangladesh in Dhaka on Sunday, 20 March. He mentioned that if the 7th five year plan is […]

ICC Bangladesh Team off to Delhi to join...

ICC Bangladesh President Mahbubur Rahman, Vice President Latifur Rahman and Secretary General Ataur Rahman left Dhaka for Delhi (today) to attend 8th ICC Asia Pacific Regional Consultative Group Meeting to be held in New Delhi on 16 September. ICC Bangladesh Vice President Latifur Rahman will also attend ICC Executive Board Meeting as its Member. They […]

ICC Bangladesh Team off to Kunming to at...

ICC Bangladesh President Mahbubur Rahman, Vice President Mrs. Rokia A. Rahman and Former DCCI President & ICC Bangladesh Member Asif Ibrahim left Dhaka for Kungming (today) to attend the 10th China-South Asia Business Forum held during 10-13 June. ICC Bangladesh President Mahbubur Rahman has been invited by the Vice Governor of Yunnan Province People's Republic […]

Bankers should Minimize Credit Risk/Pres...

Banks today are the largest financial institutions around the world, with branches and subsidiaries throughout everyone’s life. However, commercial banks are facing risks when they are operating-credit related activities. Credit Risk is one of the most significant risks that banks face, considering that granting credit is one of the main sources of income in commercial […]

ICC Bangladesh Team off to Bangkok for a...

ICC Bangladesh President Mahbubur Rahman, Vice President Mrs. Rokia A. Rahman and Former DCCI President Asif Ibrahim left Dhaka for Bangkok to attend 9th ESCAP Business Advisory Council (EBAC) Meeting today (19 May). All three they are Members of EBAC which include prominent business leaders from the countries of the Asia Pacific Region. The Council […]

ICCB 20th Annual Council held : Politic...

Bangladesh economy, over the past decade, has maintained a healthy 6%-plus growth rate, despite global shocks. Sustained growth has generated higher demand for improved infrastructure including uninterrupted power supply, better transport and telecommunication services. All these require increased private investment, according to ICCB Executive Board Report. In the budget of current fiscal, the government has […]

ICC Bangladesh President and Vice Presi...

ICC Bangladesh President Mahbubur Rahman ICC Bangladesh Vice President Latifur Rahman left Dhaka on 16 March for Singapore to attend the Extra-Ordinary World Council Meeting of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) to be held on 18 March. Mahbubur Rahman will also attend the Meeting of the Permanent Heads of ICC National Committees on 17 […]

Editorial of ICCB News Bulletin Global r...

We are heading into 2015 with the overall health of the global economy in a better position since the beginning of global economic crisis in 2008. However, the global economic recovery has remained very fragile in the recent years and much weaker than that of recoveries that took place in the wake of previous economic crises, […]

Bdesh telecom market gets ‘natural’ cons

The dominance of four players has spawned 'natural' consolidation in Bangladesh's mobile telephony market, India's telecom tycoon Sunil Bharti Mittal has said. "Six operators are too many. Three to four is an ideal size (for Bangladesh)," chairman of Bharti Airtel said. "Top three are very strong. Currently, you got natural consolidation. I don't know how […]

ICC Bangladesh President Mahbubur Rahman...

Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are stepping forward to close Free Trade Agreement (FTA) deal between the two countries, mentioned Industry and Commerce Minister of Sri Lanka when ICC Bangladesh President Mahbubur Rahman called on him at his office in Colombo recently. ICCB President Mahbubur Rahman assured the Minister all possible cooperation of the private sector. […]

B’Deshi biz steps in to accelerate his

As both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka moved closer to their historic trade pact, the process took a new turn as a keen Bangladeshi private sector itself stepping in to accelerate it on 27 November, a rare development in an on-going Lankan trade negotiations-and bilateral trade between both countries has jumped by a strong 67%. “I […]

Bangladesh, Sri Lanka near to historic t...

As both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka moved closer to their historic trade pact, the process took a new turn as a keen Bangladeshi private sector itself stepping in to accelerate it on 27 November, a rare development in an on-going Lankan trade negotiations-and bilateral trade between both countries has jumped by a strong 67%. “I […]