Roundtable on Strategy for Increasing Annual Migrant Remittances


Event Name : Recent Events

Date : 5 February, 2008- ,

Description :

The Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) organized a Roundtable on Strategy for Increasing Annual Migrant Remittances on February 05, 2008 at BEI conference room from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

Mr. Ashfaque Hamid, Secretary, Ministry of Labour and Employment and Mr. Md. Abdul Matin Chowdhury, Secretary, Ministry of Expatriates’ Welfare and Overseas Employment, Govt. of Bangladesh were present as the Special Guests at the Roundtable Meeting.

The roundtable discussion had been chaired by Mr. Farooq Sobhan, President, BEI.

BEI has completed a report titled “Policy and Public Benefit Interventions to Help Bangladesh Achieve an Annual Migrant Remittances of USD 30 Billion Per Annum by 2015” in collaboration with the Danish International Development Assistance (Danida). The report recommends measures to be undertaken by the Government of Bangladesh to achieve USD 30 billion per annum through migrant remittances.

BEI is organizing the Roundtable Meeting to seek the valuable comments and feedback from the participants at the meeting on how the recommendations of the report may be implemented efficiently.

For further information, please contact Mr. Masud Hossain Khan, Research Associate, BEI.

Posted Date : 3 March, 2012