British entrepreneurs keen to invest in Bangladesh

26 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

The British businesses have expressed their keen interest to invest more in Bangladesh, especially in the infrastructure, power, energy and communication sectors.

The interest was shown during a meeting with Planning Minister MA Mannan and the British Business Group (BBG) Board members at the residence of British High Commissioner to Dhaka Robert Chatterton Dickson in Dhaka on Thursday, reports BSS.

The BBG members also lauded highly the economic progress of Bangladesh over the last few years.

Welcoming the British businessmen in Dhaka, Mannan said the investment climate in Bangladesh is now better than any time in the past.

The Planning Minister also sought more British investment to Bangladesh in the coming years, said a Ministry press release.

Terming the British-Bangladesh relations as historical, Mannan said that this relations would boost further in the coming days. Bangladesh High Commissioner to UK Saida Muna Tasneem was present.

Later, North Korean Ambassador to Dhaka Pak Song Yop made a courtesy call on Planning Minister MA Mannan at his office.