Health Desk- 30 sep 2020: Aiming to strengthen opportunities to enhance trade and investment relations between Bangladesh and Canada a seminar was held at Candle Span Room of Innovation Place, Saskatoon in Canada on Tuesday.
His Excellency Mr Mizanur Rahman, High Commissioner of Bangladesh to Canada and Charlie Clark, Mayor of Saskatoon, Canada delivered welcome speech while Dr. Steven Webb, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, GIFS, read the keynote speech in the seminar titled on ‘Bangladesh: Your Destination for Investment and Trade’.
A virtual panel discussion from Bangladesh was also held titled on ‘Untapping the potential and Trade and Technology at Saskatchewan Province in Canada and Bangladesh’ in the seminar.
Bangladesh proudly stands as an emerging trade and investment destination with its pro-business, pro-investment policies, steady growth in export business, hard-working labor force. Canada has been a trusted partner in Bangladesh’s advancement its independence in December 1971. Canadian importers have excellent scope to diversify import baskets from Bangladesh. Its investors can accelerate investment in Biotechnology, Manufacturing, Agro-food Processing, Chemical and Mining, Farm Machineries, Infrastructure, Renewable energy, It, Services Sectors, Capacity Development and so on.
The seminar was hosted by the Bangladesh High Commission, Ottawa, Canada, with the collaboration of Ag-West Bio, Canada.