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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

BEI President Amb. M Humayun Kabir spoke in a webinar on The Rohingya Crisis: Response of the International Community and the Repatriation Process on Wednesday, 21 April 2021

BEI President Amb. M Humayun Kabir spoke in a webinar on The Rohingya Crisis: Response of the International Community and the Repatriation Process on Wednesday, 21 April 2021

BEI President Amb. M Humayun Kabir spoke in a webinar on The Rohingya Crisis: Response of the International Community and the Repatriation Process on Wednesday, 21 April 2021 organized by ...

BEI President Amb. M Humayun Kabir spoke in a seminar on India Bangladesh Ties, 7 April 2021

BEI President Amb. M Humayun Kabir spoke in a seminar on India Bangladesh Ties, 7 April 2021

BEI President Amb. M Humayun Kabir spoke in a seminar on India Bangladesh Ties organized through a virtual platform by Tillotoma Foundation on 7 April 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

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 ...

Events

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

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”

Publications

BEI Weekly News Highlights: A Brief Highlights on Contemporary Issues of South Asia
May02

BEI Weekly News Highlights: A Brief Highlights on Contemporary Issues of South Asia

In compiling this weekly news update, BEI has attempted to include the most relevant stories from the past week related...

BEI Journal 2020
Nov19

BEI Journal 2020

Bangladesh has been the largest exporter of jute and jute products with around two-thirds share of the global market. However,...

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...

News in Media

BEI pays tribute to Dr Joyeeta Bhattacharjee, Dhaka Tribune, 21 April 2021

BEI pays tribute to Dr Joyeeta Bhattacharjee, Dhaka Tribune, 21 April 2021

Dr Joyeeta Bhattacharjee passed away on April 20. The Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) family is deeply saddened to learn about the untimely demise of Dr Joyeeta Bhattacharjee. Joyeeta, who passed away on ...

Webinar on the UN Draft Resolution on Business and Human Rights, The Daily Star, April 06, 2021

Webinar on the UN Draft Resolution on Business and Human Rights, The Daily Star, April 06, 2021

On Tuesday, 30 March 2020 the webinar on the UN Draft Resolution on Business and Human Rights was jointly organised by International Business Forum of Bangladesh (IBFB) and Bangladesh Enterprise ...

US hints at looking into Rakhine genocide, Rohingya repatriation: FM, The Prothom Alo, 26 January 2021

US hints at looking into Rakhine genocide, Rohingya repatriation: FM, The Prothom Alo, 26 January 2021

Bangladesh on Tuesday said there are indications that the new US administration under President Joe Biden will look into the issue of genocide of Rohingyas in the Rakhine State and ...

Trade, investment should dominate Bangladesh-US ties, Dhaka Tribune, 26 January 2021

Trade, investment should dominate Bangladesh-US ties, Dhaka Tribune, 26 January 2021

Bangladesh diplomacy needs to be more proactive to buy time from Biden administration, which is pre-occupied by Covid-19 pandemic, for gains from Dhaka-Washington relationship, eminent personalities say The relationship between ...

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 …