The Rise of Bengal Tiger
the fastest growing economy till 2030
Under the proficient leadership of Honorable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, competent daughter of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Bangladesh is thriving towards development and progression noticeably. As the fastest growing economy of South Asia, Bangladesh has already graduated from Least Developed Countries and progressing towards becoming a developed nation.
As a significant market player of the times ahead, Bangladesh poses great potentials and holds promising opportunities for investors around the world as an emerging key center, a production and a business hub. With the rapid increase of per capita income and purchasing power of people, Bangladesh has become an attractive market. Bangladesh has turned its population burden into great resources, now enjoying a huge demographic dividend with 70 million workforces and 55 million youth population. It is time to witness and be part of the tale of “The Rise of Bengal Tiger”.
USD 330 BILLION GDP
doubled during last
in the last decade
grew by 0 %
Non-resident BANGLADESHIS contribute significantly to the ECONOMY and the development of the country.
The industrial sector makes up 31 PERCENT of the country's gross domestic product (GDP), most of which is coming from SMEs.
Covid-19 Resilience: Of the 190 IMF member countries, only 23 were forecasted to post positive growth in the year and Bangladesh is one among them.
FASTEST GROWING ECONOMY of South Asia
THE FASTEST GROWING ECONOMY till 2030
One of the Top Four Fastest Growing DIGITAL ECONOMIES of the world.
THE 28RD LARGEST ECONOMY of the world in 2030
TRADE AND INVESTMENT PARTNERSHIP
Bangladesh, the Golden Land of Golden People shares a bond tied with tradition, history, culture and trade with the United Kingdom for more than 250 years. Between times the bond has emerged, crystalized and magnified along with the chronology of history. This initiation of “The Rise of Bengal Tiger: Potentials of Trade and Investment in Bangladesh” organized by the Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) is going to mark up an ever-growing dimension in the long bilateral relationship between Bangladesh and the United Kingdom.
UK Bangladesh relations are forged on common bonds. From curry to cricket, language and literature, these are the threads that tie us together. As part of this long-standing relationship, the UK and Bangladesh have enjoyed close trade and investment ties, supported by complementary strengths of the two economies. Total trade in goods and services between the UK and ণangladesh has continued to grow over the years and stands more than USD 3 billion. This represent around 0.3% of UK’s total trade, pointing towards the immense opportunity that exists to grow this relationship further, in terms of diversified growth of the trade between UK and Bangladesh.
The expatriate Bangladesh community living in the United Kingdom played a significant role during the Liberation War to garner the support of the people and the Government of the United Kingdom and the diaspora, which is now about half a million, remains a key linkage of the growing bilateral relations between Bangladesh and the UK. Since the liberation, from reforming and rebuilding the war-ravaged country till graduating from the list of LDC and towards building the Golden Bengal our remittance fighters have been and will be an Important roleplayer for the country.
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BANGLADESH CAPITAL MARKET
TWO STOCK EXCHANGES IN BANGLADESH:
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BANGLADESH HAS LAUNCHED FIRST GREEN BOND, TO FINANCE ENVIRONMENTALLY-FRIENDLY PROJECTS INCLUDING RENEWABLES**
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BANGLADESH BOURSES SAW THE HIGHEST RETURN IN 2020 AMONG ITS PEERS*