DHAKA, State Minister for Information and
Communication Technology (ICT) Zunaid Ahmed Palak today said youths of the
country would be able to provide jobs to other people in the days to come as
the government has undertaken various schemes so that they can be
The government has allocated Taka 100 crore in the proposed budget of the
201920 fiscals for implementing various projects and assisting young people
to start business, he said while addressing a seminar as the chief guest at
the conference room of Startup Project at ICT Tower in Agargoan area of the
Nasima Akhter Nisha, president of Women Ecommerce, presided over the
seminar titled Women ecommerce can ensure the financial participation and
empowerment of female in the country'.
Managing Director of Bangladesh HighTech Authority Hosne Ara Begum and
owner of Sumiya Tech Ripa Ara Jahan also addressed the seminar, among others.
The state minister said the ICT division has under taken various projects
including Startup Bangladesh Limited Company with a view to proving the
aspirant entrepreneurs with different facilities as well as building the
country as digitised one.
He also urged nongovernment organisations to create women entrepreneurs
across the country to reach the cherished goal of the country.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)