Dhaka, Oct 6 (UNB)- Robi high value customers can now enjoy 55% special discount from Grand Sultan Tea Resort and Golf as part of Robi’s Dhonnobad programme.
In this regard, Robi’s Executive Vice President, Customer Life Cycle Management and International Business, Barna Ahmad and Grand Sultan’s Head of Sales and Marketing Md Sayedul Islam Bhuiyan (Romel) have recently signed an agreement on behalf of their respective organisations at the Robi’s corporate office.
Under the agreement, Robi users will be able to enjoy flat 55% discount on room rack rent and will also enjoy special package benefit from Grand Sultan in Sreemangal of Sylhet.
Robi’s General Manager, Loyalty and Winback, Tawfique Imam, Manager, Loyalty & Winback, Shahadat Mazumder and Ahmed U Chowdhury, Grand Sultan Tea Resort and Golf’s s Manager, Sales and Marketing, Fakrul Islam Chowdhury were also present on the occasion.
Dhaka, Oct 6 (UNB) - Youth Entrepreneurship Bootcamp, organised by Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC), concluded on Sunday at the Tea Resort and Museum in Sreemangal of Sylhet.
Around 200 participants participated in the bootcamp organized in two rounds- first from September 26–29 and the other from October 3–6.
After a rigorous assessment process, top five business ideas will receive seed funding of BDT 800,000 each, co-working space for a year, incubation training for six months, and mentorship and networking opportunities.
At the end of the incubation phase, the top two business ideas with potential for scale-up and impact will each receive additional funding of BDT 1,500,000.
The four-day-long residential entrepreneurship bootcamp was a part of BYLC’s Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge, supported by United Kingdom aid and ManusherJonno Foundation (MJF), aiming to empower the youth to design unique revenue generating business models.
Speaking as the chief guest in the graduation ceremony of the first bootcamp, Kanbar Hossein-Bor, Deputy High Commissioner of British High Commission in Bangladesh, said that BYLC’s Youth Entrepreneurship Bootcamp is an ideal platform which provides budding entrepreneurs the necessary skills to launch their own business and provide livelihood opportunities to many others, thereby tackling the challenge of rising youth unemployment in the country.
“Young entrepreneurs often launch their business with limited hands-on knowledge or skills on how to run an organisation. BYLC’s Youth Entrepreneurship Bootcamp provides promising entrepreneurs a learning platform through which they can develop tangible skills to champion their startups,” he said.
The graduation ceremony of the first Youth Entrepreneurship Bootcamp was also attended by Md Anwar Hossain, Deputy Director, NGO Affairs Bureau, Prime Minister's Office, and Mridu lChowdhury, Founder and CEO of mPower Social Enterprises Ltd.
Akhter Matin Chaudhury, chairperson of the Governing Board of BYLC and former MD and Chairman of Nuvista Pharma Ltd, and Moshiur Rahman, Managing Director of Paragon Group, also attended the graduation ceremony of the second bootcamp.
Dhaka, Oct 2 (UNB)- Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited (IBBL) inaugurated its Rural Development Scheme (Small Investment) Campaign with the slogan “Expansion of Small Investment, Development of Rural Bangladesh” on Tuesday.
Md Mahbub ul Alam, Managing Director & CEO of the bank inaugurated the campaign at Islami Bank Tower as the chief guest.
Mohammed Monirul Moula, Additional Managing Director, Abu Reza Md Yeahia and Md Saleh Iqbal, Deputy Managing Directors addressed the programme as special guests.
Presided over by Md Abdul Jabbar, Deputy Managing Director, the program was addressed by M Zubayer Azam Helali, Executive Vice President and Head of Rural Development Division of the bank.
Executives and Employees of Head Office and Zones in Dhaka City were also present in the programme.
Dhaka, Oct 1 (UNB) - Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited (IBBL) on Tuesday signed an agreement with Dhaka Power Distribution Company Limited (DPDC) over collecting postpaid and prepaid electricity bill at Biddut Bhaban.
Presided over by Engineer Bikash Dewan, Managing Director of DPDC, the program was addressed by Md Mahbub ul Alam, Managing Director and CEO of IBBL as chief guest. Mohammed Monirul Moula, Additional Managing Director of IBBL and Md Golam Mostafa, Executive Director (Finance) of DPDC also addressed the programme.
Abu Reza Md Yeahia, Deputy Managing Director of IBBL and Md. Asaduzzaman, Company Secretary of DPDC signed the agreement on behalf of their respective companies.
This agreement will facilitate the customers of DPDC to pay their electricity bills through any branch, agent banking outlet and banking booth of IBBL through online.
Dhaka, Oct 1 (UNB)- Walton, a local electronics brand has on Tuesday started importing compressors of refrigerator to the Middle East country Iraq.
Walton authorities also hoped to expand their business in the middle-east countries with various other products.
As Walton has own compressor manufacturing facilities, compressor parts and components are already being exported to many renowned manufacturers around the globe including Germany, Slovakia and Austria. Walton is also in advancement to establishing compressor brand business in Russia, Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Mohanad Al Drraji, Charges d'Affaires of the embassy of Iraq to Bangladesh, inaugurated the compressor export in a function at Walton Hi-Tech Industries Ltd. (WHIL) in Chandra of Gazipur on Tuesday as the chief guest.
The function was also attended by SMAshraful Alam, Managing Director of WHIL and Director SM Rezaul Alam among others.
Walton’s Chief Technical Officer EM Young, International Business Unit (IBU) President Edward Kim, Chief Executive Officer of Walton Refrigerator (CEO) Gulam Murshed,Executive Directors Humayun Kabir, Uday Hakim and Yousuf Ali, COO of Compressor Meer Muzahedin Islam, Deputy Executive Director Firoj Alam, Shahjada Salim, Media Adviser Enayet Ferdous, Senior Additional Director Abdur Rouf and Mohashin Ali Molla were also present on the occasion.