German business team in city to discuss trade, investment


8th September, 2019 11:25:58 printer

German business team in city to discuss trade, investment

A German business delegation arrived here on Sunday on a five-day visit to discuss trade and investment issues with their Bangladesh counterparts.

The visit is organised by Ostasiatischer Verein (German Asia-Pacific Business Association) together with Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag (Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry).

The delegation ranging from representatives of the textile, furniture and shipping sectors to those of the environment technology, banking and tourism sectors will meet Bangladesh government high officials as well as leading Bangladeshi and international companies in order to exploit business opportunities in Bangladesh.

The delegation members are Peter Clasen, WGC Clasen (jute sector) and Head of OAV Delegation, Jan Moritz, Julius Hüpeden (textile sector), Arne Küper (GER Ministry of Economy) and Almut Roessner (executive board member of OAV), according to German Embassy in Dhaka.

The delegation members will meet media on September 12 evening before they leave the country.

Peter Fahrenholtz, German Ambassador to Bangladesh, will also attend the press conference to be held from 7pm-7:30 pm at InterContinental Dhaka.