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Malaysians keen to invest in Bangladesh: Malaysian envoy

DHAKA, May 31, 2017 (BSS) � Malaysian entrepreneurs are very keen to invest in various potential sectors in Bangladesh, said Malaysian high commissioner to Bangladesh Nur Ashikin Mohd Taib here today.

"The Malaysian investors are keen to invest in various potential sectors in Bangladesh, including manufacturing, agriculture, food-processing and machineries," said Nur Ashikin Mohd Taib while she called on Executive Chairman of Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) Quazi M Aminul Islam at his office here.

During the call-on they emphasized on enhancing inter-relationship and inter-communication between the two friendly countries through extending the areas of trade, commerce and investment.

The government is continuously implementing various reform programmes, including launching one-stop service act for boosting investment and trade in Bangladesh, said BIDA's Executive Chairman as the Malaysian envoy wanted to know the latest investment environment of Bangladesh.

The BIDA Executive Chairman expressed the hope that country's GDP will soar to a double-digit if the current reform programmes are fully implemented.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)