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Chief Whip seeks Brazilian investment in Bangladesh

DHAKA, Jatiya Sangsad Chief Whip ASM Feroz today

urged Brazilian businessmen to invest in Bangladesh for boosting development

process of the two countries as he joined a discussion on trade and

investment ties between the two countries.

The chief whip urged the Brazilian entrepreneurs to invest in

Bangladesh, a parliamentary secretariat press release quoted him as saying

at the discussion organized by the Global Economist Forum (GEF)Bangladesh at

BGMEA Bhaban in the city.

Firoz appreciated US$300 million Brazilian assistance for disaster

management in Bangladesh saying it was a landmark event for mutual

cooperation between Bangladesh and Brazil.

We want to strengthen mutual cooperation between Bangladesh and Brazil

through exchanging knowledge-sharing on different fields of development, he


GEF's Bangladesh chapter officials said they organized the discussion on

Trade and investment between Bangladesh and Brazil as part of their year-

long initiative to promote Bangladesh's business and trade ties with Latin

American countries.

Brazilian Ambassador Joao Tabajara de Oliveira Jonior and GEF's Central

President Dr Enayet Karim, among others, addressed the discussion with GEF

Bangladesh President Dr Mohammad Haidar Ali Mian in the chair.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)