Dhaka, Nov 25 (UNB)- Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited (IBBL) inaugurated its branch at Mainamati Sena Kalyan Market in Cumilla Cantonment on Sunday.
Md Mahbub ul Alam, Managing Director and CEO of the Bank inaugurated the Branch as chief guest.
Presided over by Md Mosharraf Hossain, Executive Vice President and Head of Cumilla Zone, Dr Masudul Hoq Chowdhury, Director of Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development (BARD), Faruk Ahmed, Md Shamsul Alam and Md Shafiullah, businesspersons addressed the programme among others.
M Zubayer Azam Helali and Md Nasir Uddin, Senior Vice Presidents, Mohammad Shahadat Ullah, Senior Assistant Vice President and Head of Cumilla Cantonment IBBL Branch were present on the occasion.
Businesspersons, customers and local elites also attended the programme.
Dhaka, Nov 24 (UNB)- The local multinational brand ‘Walton’ has increased the production of its smart televisions witnessing the growing demands in the local market.
Recently, Walton released new models of 32-inch, 39-inch and 43-inch Smart TV with the latest operating system ‘Android 7’. Each of these new models is featured with 1GB RAM and 8 GB ROM.
The local brand set the price of its new models of 32-inch Smart TV at Tk 24.900, 39-inch at Tk 36,900 and 43-inch at Tk 39.900.
Walton is now manufacturing and marketing total of 25 models of smart televisions of 32, 39, 43, 49 and 55-inch. Among these, there is one model of 55-inch at Tk 69,900 and 49-inch at Tk 65,900. In addition, 43-inch televisions has 3 models and 39-inch has 5 models. Considering the people of middle-income group, Walton released 15 models of 32-inch smart television.
Walton Smart TV has a built-in E-share app that will allow users to share TV display with mobile phone and vice-versa. The users can manage the device operation by Smartphone through opening the remote option of the E-share app installed on handsets.
Four different formats like Key-remote, Touch remote, Mouse and Air mouse can be used by the users’ handset to operate image, audio, video and movies, stored on mobile phone, in Walton Smart TV from any corner of the home.
Maruf Hasan, head of sales of Walton Television Department, said, Smart TV has brought a radical changes and added more recreations for the viewers. Most of the buyers are now prefer to buy smart televisions.
He noted that the market share of the smart televisions has been growing very rapidly in the local market.
Uday Hakim, deputy executive director of Walton Group, said that the local television market is fully import oriented. But, the establishment of modern and internal standard local television manufacturing industries turned Bangladesh into a self-sufficient in meeting the entire local demands of televisions.
Now, a lion portion of the country’s television market is captured by the local brands, he added.
Mustafa Nahid Hossain, chief executive officer of Walton Television Department, said, Walton has installed world's latest technology and machineries at its own factory in Gazipur with huge investment to instigate a revolutionary change in the technology sector of Bangladesh. The local brand has also set up country's largest television R&D departed where a bunch of highly educated, talented and skilled engineers are working to present customers advanced and world-class products ensuring the international standard.
For which, Walton television has been recognized and achieved certification by the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) and Testing Certificate from Standard Organization of Nigeria Product Conformity Assessment Program (SONCAP). Walton has already announced one-year TV replacement guarantee with the assurance of high quality.
He also mentioned that high quality panels are being used in Walton Internet-based Android Smart TV. Walton is manufacturing HADS (High Advance Super Dimension Switch) and IPS (In Plan Switching) panels in ISO class seven dust free clean room, which ensure the quality and durability of the panels. As a result, viewers will get high viewing angle and high contrast pictures. Moreover, the Walton TVs are huge power efficient.
Walton is now offering 6-month replacement warranty for television panel, and two years warranty for panel and spare parts as well as free after sales of services for five years.
Dhaka, Nov 22 (UNB)- A three-day international Leathertech exhibition kicked off in the capital on Thursday aiming to bring global technology at the doorsteps of the local industry.
Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed inaugurated the expo “Leathertech Bangladesh 2018” at the International Convention City of Bashundhara.
The trade show organised by ASK Trade & Exhibitions Pvt Ltd displaying a wide array of items such as leather and leather products, international and local technology regarding machineries, components, chemicals, and accessories required for manufacturing footwear.
Simultaneously, Leather Goods and Footwear Manufacturers and Exporters’ Association of Bangladesh (LFMEAB) organised Bangladesh Leather Footwear and Leather Goods International Sourcing Show (BLLISS) - 2018 for the second time.
The show will remain open from 11:00am to 7:00pm for all until November 24.
Other details can be obtained at the website http://www.leathertechbangladesh.com/
More than 300 organisations from 20 countries including Bangladesh, India, China, Korea, Turkey, Egypt, Vietnam, UK, Sri Lanka, Italy, Germany, Taiwan and Hong Kong are participating in the show organised in four halls of ICCB.
Dhaka, Nov 22 (UNB)- Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited (IBBL) has recently achieved the “Strongest Retail Bank in Bangladesh 2018’ award conferred by United Kingdom-based financial intelligence house Cambridge IF Analytica.
Md Mahbub ul Alam, Managing Director and CEO of the bank received the award from Shahid Malik, Former British Minister and Chairman of Global Cooperation and Development Partnerships at a programme on Wednesday.
The programme was held at JW Marriott Marquis Hotel in Dubai of United Arab Emirates (UAE) where Dr Sofiza Azmi, CEO of Cambridge IFA was present.
Dhaka, Nov19 (UNB)- The 6th edition of Leathertech Bangladesh 2018 is going to start from Thursday in the city aiming to bring global technologies at the doorsteps of the local industry.
ASK Trade & Exhibitions Pvt Ltd has been organizing the tradeshow at the International Convention City of Bashundara (ICCB). In addition, the 2nd edition of Bangladesh Leather footwear & Leather goods International Sourcing Show-BLLISS 2018 will be organised by Leather goods and Footwear Manufacturers & Exporters Association of Bangladesh (LFMEAB) at the same venue.
The announcements of the tradeshows were made at a press conference at a hotel in the capital.
The event will be inaugurated by Tofail Ahmed, Commerce Minister where industrial leaders and government high officials will be present.
Over 300 exhibitors from nearly 20 countries around the globe will be participating in the event showcasing Finished Leather, Machinery for Tanning Leather, Manufacturing Footwear and Leather goods along with Components, Dyes & Chemicals, Accessories and allied products to transform the leather sector in Bangladesh.
Apart from the main event, there will be a handful of mini-events like "Buyer-Seller Meet" helping the exhibitors to interact with the sourcing team from factories on November 22 and 23.
A seminar on key concerns of the sector like “Future of footwear design and development, production control and costs" Soiling for Sports and Outdoor Performance Footwear" will be held on November24.
Md Saiful Islam, President of Leather Goods and Footwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association of Bangladesh (LFMEAB), Kazi Rawshan Ara, Executive Director LFMEAB and Tipu Sultan Bhuiyan, Managing Director of ASK Trade & Exhibitions Pvt. Ltd. were also present in the press conference.