Seminar on Manufacturing Investment: Setting Foot in Bangladesh
G/F Lounge Area, HKCEC, Wanchai, Hong Kong
English & Cantonese (No SI Service)
Manufacturers in China may consider exploring investing in other countries under the pressure of soaring wages and the uncertain Sino-US trade relationship these days. This seminar aims at discussing Bangladesh’s recent development and its appeal as an alternative production base.
Mr. Mehdi Hasan - Consul General of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to Hong Kong
Mr. Mehdi Hasan has joined as the Consul General of Bangladesh in Hong Kong since August 2018. He earlier served in the Bangladesh Embassy Manama, Bahrain as Minister from 2014 to 2018 and Counsellor from 2011 to 2014.
Production in Bangladesh: Opportunities & Challenges
Miss Jacqueline Yuen - Economist (Asian and Emerging Markets Research Team), HKTDC
Areas of Research: Market developments, trade policies and business opportunities in ASEAN.
Policies Adopted by Government of Bangladesh for Foreign Entrepreneurs
Dr. Khalilur Rahman, PhD, Foreign Service Officer, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Dr. Rahman, a career Foreign Service Officer, is currently in charge of the Division of Trade, Investment and Technology in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka, Bangladesh. He served in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka and Bangladesh Embassies abroad, including Bangladesh High Commission, New Delhi, India and Bangladesh Permanent Mission, Geneva, Switzerland in different capacities.
Incentives, Environment and Facilities for Entrepreneurs Running Manufacturing Unit in Bangladesh
Md. Shah Alam - Deputy Secretary to the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
Md. Shah Alam is deputy secretary to the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, presently working as Director, Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA), Prime Minister’s Office. He has graduated in economics including Master’s degree in economics from Dhaka university and another Master’s program in human resource Planning and Development from Delhi, India. He has been serving in the mainstream bureaucracy of the Govt. for last twenty years.
On the Experience of Hong Kong Enterprise Running a Factory in Bangladesh
Mr. Felix Chang - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Evergreen Products Group Ltd.
Mr. Chang is Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Evergreen Products Group Limited. Since joining the Group in 1992, Mr. Chang has been responsible for the Group’s business strategies and decision-making. Mr. Chang has also significantly expanded the Group’s scale of production in Bangladesh which has led to the Group’s current leading position in the global hair goods industry.