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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

Boosting Plastic Exports from Bangladesh
Apr21

Boosting Plastic Exports from Bangladesh

The plastic industry is one of the most prominent emerging manufacturing sectors in Bangladesh. Buoyed by strong domestic demand, it...

Tapping into Services Exports Issues and Policy Options
Apr15

Tapping into Services Exports Issues and Policy Options

Estimated at around US$ 160 billion in 2018-19, the services sector comprises just over 51 per cent of the gross...

Promoting Bangladesh’s Exports to India
Mar31

Promoting Bangladesh’s Exports to India

India is the fastest growing country amongst the world’s largest economies and is set to become the third largest economy...

News

BEI President Amb. M Humayun Kabir spoke on PM Modi's Visit to Bangladesh: Unresolved issues and Possibilities in a virtual seminar on 24 March 2021

BEI President Amb. M Humayun Kabir spoke on PM Modi's Visit to Bangladesh: Unresolved issues and Possibilities in a virtual seminar on 24 March 2021

BEI President Amb. M Humayun Kabir spoke on PM Modi's Visit to Bangladesh: Unresolved issues and Possibilities in a virtual seminar on 24 March 2021. ...

New Biden administration: Dhaka hopeful for Rohingya repatriation, restoring GSP facilities, The Daily Star, January 26, 2021

New Biden administration: Dhaka hopeful for Rohingya repatriation, restoring GSP facilities, The Daily Star, January 26, 2021

Dhaka sees a ray of hope for Rohingya repatriation and restoring GSP facilities as the new US President Joe Biden is focusing on promoting democratic institutions, human rights and is ...

On 18 January, H.E. Mr. Lee Jang-kaeun visited BEI to discuss issues of mutual interest with the BEI President and senior staff

On 18 January, H.E. Mr. Lee Jang-kaeun visited BEI to discuss issues of mutual interest with the BEI President and senior staff

On 18 January, H.E. Mr. Lee Jang-kaeun visited BEI to discuss issues of mutual interest with the BEI President and senior staff. ...

Events

A day long Consultation Meeting organized by BEI in Khagrachari Sadar on Promotion of Confidence Building in CHT through empowering Institutions and Communities on 20 April 2019
Apr20

A day long Consultation Meeting organized by BEI in Khagrachari Sadar on Promotion of Confidence Building in CHT through empowering Institutions and Communities on 20 April 2019

Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) organized a day-long national roundtable on “Youth in Preventing Radicalization and Violent Extremism: Experiences from North Bengal” on October 02, 2019 at Hotel Lake Castle, Dhaka
Oct02

Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) organized a day-long national roundtable on “Youth in Preventing Radicalization and Violent Extremism: Experiences from North Bengal” on October 02, 2019 at Hotel Lake Castle, Dhaka

Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) has conducted 19 KIIs, 9 FGDs and a Perception Survey in Dhaka North and South City Corporation
Sep30

Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) has conducted 19 KIIs, 9 FGDs and a Perception Survey in Dhaka North and South City Corporation

Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) organized four programs on “Role of Youth in Peace Building” at Rajshahi University, 17-20 July 2019
Jul17

Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) organized four programs on “Role of Youth in Peace Building” at Rajshahi University, 17-20 July 2019

Publications

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, September 17, 2021-September 23, 2021
Sep28

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, September 17, 2021-September 23, 2021

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, September 17, 2021-September 23, 2021 for details is...

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, September 10, 2021-September 16, 2021
Sep20

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, September 10, 2021-September 16, 2021

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, September 10, 2021-September 16, 2021 for details is...

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, September 03, 2021-September 09, 2021
Sep12

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, September 03, 2021-September 09, 2021

BEI Weekly News Highlights: Brief Highlights on Current Issues of South Asia, September 03, 2021-September 09, 2021 for details is...

News in Media

Implement reforms to improve ease of doing business: Bida, The Daily Star, 18 May 2021

Implement reforms to improve ease of doing business: Bida, The Daily Star, 18 May 2021

Star Business Report The country cannot reach a double digit ranking on the World Bank's ease of doing business index without the proper implementation of policy and regulatory reforms, according to ...

Unlike BD's 19.5 days, OECD nations need 9.2, The Financial Express, 18 May 2021

Unlike BD's 19.5 days, OECD nations need 9.2, The Financial Express, 18 May 2021

The International Business Forum of Bangladesh and the Bangladesh Enterprise Institute jointly organised a webinar titled 'Ease of doing business: Status of 2021' on Monday, with Md Sirazul Islam, Executive ...

Our Partners

Board of Governors

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Mr. Ramjul Seraj is the Managing Director of Elite Group of Companies which is involved in the manufacturing of paints, …

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Mr. A K M Shamsuddoha is the Chairman of Dohatec New Media (a Microsoft certified solution provider), providing service to …

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Engr M. Abu Taher is the Chairman of Fortuna Group of Industries involved in major sectors, such as, garments, leather, …

Engr. M Abu Taher

Member & Treasurer

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Ambassador Farooq Sobhan is currently the Distinguished Fellow & Board Member of the Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) which was established …

Mr. Farooq Sobhan

Distinguished Fellow & Board Member