Showcase Malaysia in June 2011
DHAKA, DEC 29: Bangladesh-Malaysia Chamber of Commerce & Industry (BMCCI) is going to organize a single country trade fair known as ‘Showcase Malaysia’ in Dhaka on 10-12 June 2011 at Dhaka Sheraton Hotel. This was disclosed by the BMCCI President Syed Moazzam Hossain while he was delivering his welcome speech in the 9th Annual General Meeting of the Chamber followed by dinner and a cultural show held at Gulshan Club Auditorium on Tuesday.
The Chamber chief said that after successfully organized the 1st Showcase Malaysia in 2008 in Dhaka and also 1st Showcase Bangladesh in Kuala Lumpur in January this year, BMCCI in cooperation with Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) has undertaken the program to organize the Showcase Malaysia in a bigger way and in a befitting manner.
Jamaluddin Bin Sabeh, High Commissioner of Malaysia and Patron BMCCI who attended the function as the Special Guest expressed his satisfaction in the initiative taken by the BMCCI.
He urged the Chamber members to be more active to increase the business and assured to extend his cooperation to those who intend to do business with Malaysia. As regards an FTA between Bangladesh and Malaysia as mentioned by the BMCCI chief, High Commissioner said that his government would definitely be agreeable to such an arrangement in the better interest of both the countries.
Syed Moazzam Hossain in his speech also disclosed that BMCCI is going to introduce a Gold Madel & a Scholarship for leadership development in Dhaka University in the name of Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad.
Besides, the BMCCI members, leaders of the Chambers and trade associations, high officials of the ministries, departments / divisions, diplomats, financial institutions and media persons attended the function. Ashraful Haq Chowdhury Hony. Secretary General of BMCCI also spoke in the function.