Website of INDOBDCCI inaugurated in Dhaka


Business Desk

To facilitate businesses of Bangladesh and Indonesia with trade information, Indonesia-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (INDOBDCCI) launched its website ( on Thursday. INDOBDCCI, at a city hotel on Thursday, organized a launching ceremony titled ‘Promoting Bangla-deshi and Indonesian Businesses in the Age of Digital Information and Communication Techno-logy’. Indonesian Amba-ssador to Bangladesh Rina P Soemarno, as the chief guest, attended the program. Among others, INDOBDCCI president MA Khan Belal, senior vice-president Golam Mustafa, vice-president Sahjahan Kabir, executive director Maimun Ur Rashid Mustafa and director Mehrun N Islam were also present. The Indonesian ambassador, welcoming the initiative of launching the website, said the INDOBDCCI’s effort to promote the relations between the two countries is really admirable. She also said the information related to trade and policy guidelines provided through the website will help the businesses of Indonesia and Bangladesh to better understand bilateral trade and investment perspectives. Soemarno noted that during the last Bangladesh trade fair in Indonesia, many of the Indonesian business delegations have expressed their interest to invest in Bangladesh. But the enthusiasm did not thrive further due to communication and information gap. Menti-oning Bangladesh’s continuous technological advan-cement, she further said the website can create a link between the business communities of the two countries. Mentionably, Bangladesh imports products worth over US$ 1.3 billion from Indonesia against the export of goods worth only $ 43 million.