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4th Showcase Canada begins at ICCB today

Staff Correspondent

6 May, 2018 12:00 AM printer

The 4th "Showcase Canada 2018" will begin at the International Convention City Bashundhara today (Sunday).

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed will inaugurate the two-day trade and education fair at 10.30am, said a media release.

CanCham in cooperation of the High Commission of Canada in Bangladesh is organising the trade and education fair. Canadian High Commissioner in Bangladesh Benoit Prefontaine and Canada Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CanCham) President Masud Rahman will attend the opening ceremony.

Canada is one of the largest and growing trade partners of Bangladesh having two-way trade of C$2.50 billion of which more than C$1 billion is RMG export.

 The next of target of CanCham is to take the total trade to C$3 billion by 2021.