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Bangladesh Enterprise Institute is a non-profit, non-political research centre. Established in October 2000, the Institute has established for itself a reputation for excellence in its research and advocacy work focusing on the growth of private enterprise in Bangladesh.

Recent Updates of Trade and Investment

IBFB-BEI webinar on “The National Budget for 2021-22: Private Sector Perspective”,  Saturday, 26 June, 2021
Jun27

IBFB-BEI webinar on “The National Budget for 2021-22: Private Sector Perspective”, Saturday, 26 June, 2021

International Business Forum of Bangladesh (IBFB) and Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) organized a webinar titled on “The National Budget for...

IBFB-BIDA-BEI Webinar on the ‘Ease of Doing Business in Bangladesh’, 17 May 2021
May17

IBFB-BIDA-BEI Webinar on the ‘Ease of Doing Business in Bangladesh’, 17 May 2021

IBFB, BIDA, and BEI organized a webinar on the ‘Ease of Doing Business in Bangladesh’ held on 17 May 2021...

IBFB-BEI Webinar on "Draft UN Resolution on Business and Human Rights", 30 March, 12 noon-1:30pm
Mar30

IBFB-BEI Webinar on "Draft UN Resolution on Business and Human Rights", 30 March, 12 noon-1:30pm

The International Business Forum of Bangladesh (IBFB), in partnership with BEI, organized a webinar on the “Draft UN Resolution on...

News

An interview of Ambassador Farooq Sobhan, Distinguished Fellow & Board Member, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute on the issues related to the Foreign Policy of Bangladesh taken by Dr. Pramod Jaiswal, Strategic Affairs Editor at Khabarhub

An interview of Ambassador Farooq Sobhan, Distinguished Fellow & Board Member, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute on the issues related to the Foreign Policy of Bangladesh taken by Dr. Pramod Jaiswal, Strategic Affairs Editor at Khabarhub

Ambassador Farooq Sobhan is currently the Distinguished Fellow & Board Member of the Bangladesh Enterprise Institute. He was Executive Chairman, Board of Investment and Special Envoy to the Prime Minister and ...

An interview of Ambassador M Humayun Kabir, President, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute on "The possibility of creating a new Afghanistan in front of the Taliban" taken by Desh Rupantor, 05 September 2021

An interview of Ambassador M Humayun Kabir, President, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute on "The possibility of creating a new Afghanistan in front of the Taliban" taken by Desh Rupantor, 05 September 2021

An interview of Ambassador M Humayun Kabir, President, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute on "The possibility of creating a new Afghanistan in front of the Taliban" was taken by Desh Rupantor, 05 ...

An interview of Ambassador M Humayun Kabir, President, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute on  Bangladesh needs to be open to engagement with Taliban taken by The Financial Express, 05 September 2021

An interview of Ambassador M Humayun Kabir, President, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute on Bangladesh needs to be open to engagement with Taliban taken by The Financial Express, 05 September 2021

As decades of wars have destroyed Afghanistan’s society installing a war culture into communities, former ambassador Humayun Kabir thinks, Bangladesh has the scope to contribute to rebuilding the devastated country ...

Events

Virtual visit of National Defence Course (NDC)-2021  team to Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) on 13 July 2021
Jul13

Virtual visit of National Defence Course (NDC)-2021 team to Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) on 13 July 2021

IBFB-BEI webinar on “The National Budget for 2021-22: Private Sector Perspective”,  Saturday, 26 June, 2021
Jun27

IBFB-BEI webinar on “The National Budget for 2021-22: Private Sector Perspective”, Saturday, 26 June, 2021

IBFB-BIDA-BEI Webinar on the ‘Ease of Doing Business in Bangladesh’, 17 May 2021
May17

IBFB-BIDA-BEI Webinar on the ‘Ease of Doing Business in Bangladesh’, 17 May 2021

IBFB-BEI Webinar on "Draft UN Resolution on Business and Human Rights", 30 March, 12 noon-1:30pm
Mar30

IBFB-BEI Webinar on "Draft UN Resolution on Business and Human Rights", 30 March, 12 noon-1:30pm

Publications

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 15, 2021-October 21, 2021
Oct24

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 15, 2021-October 21, 2021

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 15, 2021-October 21, 2021 for details is...

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 08, 2021-October 14, 2021
Oct18

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 08, 2021-October 14, 2021

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 08, 2021-October 14, 2021 for details is...

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 04, 2021-October 10, 2021
Oct11

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 04, 2021-October 10, 2021

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 04, 2021-October 10, 2021 for details is...

News in Media

Savitri one of the BEI partners in Rajshahi was on The Samakal, 29 July 2021 with the title of "Don't be afraid of Corona, we will win"

Savitri one of the BEI partners in Rajshahi was on The Samakal, 29 July 2021 with the title of "Don't be afraid of Corona, we will win"

Savitri one of the BEI partners in Rajshahi was on The Samakal, 29 July 2021 with the title of "Don't be afraid of Corona, we will win" ...

Savitri one of the BEI partners in Rajshahi took the message of awareness, The Prothom Alo, 31 July 2021

Savitri one of the BEI partners in Rajshahi took the message of awareness, The Prothom Alo, 31 July 2021

July 29. Cloudy afternoon. Drizzle. The sound of miking in a woman's voice is coming from a battery-powered autorickshaw next to the Paba Upazila Land Office in Rajshahi. 'Wear a ...

Savitri one of the BEI partners in Rajshahi Savitri got a hand mic to promote corona awareness, The Samakal, 29 July 2021

Savitri one of the BEI partners in Rajshahi Savitri got a hand mic to promote corona awareness, The Samakal, 29 July 2021

Savitri one of the BEI partners in Rajshahi Savitri got a hand mic to promote corona awareness, The Samakal, 29 July 2021 ...

5-year extension of VAT exemption for automobile sector demanded, The Daily Observer, 27 June 2021

5-year extension of VAT exemption for automobile sector demanded, The Daily Observer, 27 June 2021

Speakers lauded the government for announcing budget FY 2021-22 proposing a a 10-year tax exemption for 'Made in Bangladesh' brands to speed up the establishment of mega industries and production ...

Our Partners

Board of Governors

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Mr. Salman F Rahman, MP is the Chairman of the Board of Governors of Bangladesh Enterprise Institute. He is serving as …

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Mr. Ragib Ali is the Chairman of Sylhet Tea Company Ltd. and several other tea estates in Sylhet and Chittagong. …

Mr. Ragib Ali

Member

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Mr. Khan Mohammad Ameer is the Chairman and Managing Director of Padma Group of Companies comprising eleven companies. Padma Printers …

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Tapan Chowdhury is the Managing Director of Square Pharmaceutical Ltd and Square Textiles Limited, which are among the largest enterprises …