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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 "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...

Navigating New Waters Unleashing Bangladesh’s Export Potential for Smooth LDC Graduation
Oct11

Navigating New Waters Unleashing Bangladesh’s Export Potential for Smooth LDC Graduation

Bangladesh has made phenomenal progress in its economic development. From a fragile socio-economic set up at independence, it has emerged...

Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) and International Business Forum of Bangladesh (IBFB) jointly organized a webinar on “LDC Graduation by 2024 and the Readiness of Bangladesh”
Oct10

Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) and International Business Forum of Bangladesh (IBFB) jointly organized a webinar on “LDC Graduation by 2024 and the Readiness of Bangladesh”

Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) and International Business Forum of Bangladesh (IBFB) jointly organized a webinar on “LDC Graduation by 2024...

News

The 20 Years of BEI: A Commemorative Publication

The 20 Years of BEI: A Commemorative Publication

Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) has published a commemorative volume on the occasion of completion of its 20 years of service. The volume briefly catalogues its activities during the last two ...

An article written by Ambassador M Humayun Kabir, President, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute on "Ranking in the Ease of Doing Business index: Only a technical issue?" The Financial Express, 04 June 2021

An article written by Ambassador M Humayun Kabir, President, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute on "Ranking in the Ease of Doing Business index: Only a technical issue?" The Financial Express, 04 June 2021

Since its first publication by the World Bank in 2003, the Ease of Doing Business Report has become a global template for improving the regulatory structure to facilitate a better ...

BEI President Amb. M Humayun Kabir was invited by the MOPA to the National Level Seminar in Celebration of Birth Centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on “Bangabandhu and Liberation War of Bangladesh in the Eyes of International Media", 27 May 2021

BEI President Amb. M Humayun Kabir was invited by the MOPA to the National Level Seminar in Celebration of Birth Centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on “Bangabandhu and Liberation War of Bangladesh in the Eyes of International Media", 27 May 2021

BEI President Ambassador M Humayun Kabir was invited as discussant by the Ministry of Public Administration, GoB to the National Level Seminar in Celebration of Birth Centenary of the Father ...

Events

Webinar on “Bangladesh-US Relations: Opportunities and Challenges”, Tuesday, January 26, 2021
Feb08

Webinar on “Bangladesh-US Relations: Opportunities and Challenges”, Tuesday, January 26, 2021

2nd Multidisciplinary Practitioner Panel Meeting, 19 November, 2020, Dhaka
Jan24

2nd Multidisciplinary Practitioner Panel Meeting, 19 November, 2020, Dhaka

Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) and International Business Forum of Bangladesh (IBFB) jointly organized a webinar on “LDC Graduation by 2024 and the Readiness of Bangladesh”
Oct10

Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) and International Business Forum of Bangladesh (IBFB) jointly organized a webinar on “LDC Graduation by 2024 and the Readiness of Bangladesh”

CRI Advanced Mentorship Skill Training and CRI Orientation, 29 September 2020, Dhaka
Sep29

CRI Advanced Mentorship Skill Training and CRI Orientation, 29 September 2020, Dhaka

Publications

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 29, 2021-November 04, 2021
Nov07

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 29, 2021-November 04, 2021

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 29, 2021-November 04, 2021 for details is...

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 22, 2021-October 28, 2021
Oct31

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 22, 2021-October 28, 2021

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, October 22, 2021-October 28, 2021 for details is...

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...

News in Media

Vaccination of most adults key to saving Bangladesh's private sector: Experts, The Financial Express, 27 June 2021

Vaccination of most adults key to saving Bangladesh's private sector: Experts, The Financial Express, 27 June 2021

Vaccination to the extent 70 per cent of the adult population can help save the private sector from the Covid-induced economic losses, experts said at a virtual discussion on Saturday. Without ...

More fiscal support for rural economy, health suggested, The Business Standard, 26 June 2021

More fiscal support for rural economy, health suggested, The Business Standard, 26 June 2021

Speakers at a webinar urged the government to spend more on healthcare, especially on vaccination Despite the fact that the proposed budget has outlined the beginning of the economy's journey to ...

Experts: No transparent information on FY22 stimulus packages, Dhaka Tribune, 26 June 2021

Experts: No transparent information on FY22 stimulus packages, Dhaka Tribune, 26 June 2021

They also said that it did not reflect what measures would be taken if borrowers were unable to repay the stimulus Experts at a webinar on Saturday said that the proposed ...

Planning minister smells rat in wholesale incentive on remittance, Daily Sun, 26 June 2021

Planning minister smells rat in wholesale incentive on remittance, Daily Sun, 26 June 2021

Planning Minister MA Mannan on Saturday reiterated his reservation over wholesale providing of 2 percent cash incentive on inward foreign remittances, expressing doubt that it might help people other than ...

Our Partners

Board of Governors

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Mr. A. Matin Chowdhury is the Managing Director of Rahim Textile Mills Ltd., Malik Spinning Mills Ltd., Knit Asia Ltd …

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Mr. Minhaz Kamal Khan is the director of Minhaz Group and managing director of Minhaz Continental agencies. He is also …

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Mr. Md. Rafiqul Haque is the CEO and Director of Tallu Spinning Mills Ltd, a leading textile mill of the …

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Mr. S M Abdul Mannan is Managing Director of Techo Foki (BD) Ltd. Mr. Mannan is engaged in business since …