Bangladesh-Malaysia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BMCCI) is a non profit service oriented organization. It has been working with a mission to foster strategic capabilities among the business communities through different events like, organizing Investment Forum, Trade Fair, Exchange of business delegations, Seminar, Symposium, Luncheon meeting, etc. in Bangladesh and Malaysia.
The Major Objectives of The Chamber
To promote trade, commerce, industry and investment between Bangladesh and Malaysia both in private and public sectors, fostering mutual understanding and closer economic cooperation between the two countries to contribute towards the advancement of both the Bangladesh and Malaysia economy.
To provide information and assistance to Bangladeshi and Malaysian firms seeking to do business in Bangladesh and Malaysia who are interested to expand business activities between themselves.
To make ease of business, to eliminate trade barriers, to make business friendly environment, to share the experience of entrepreneurs of both the countries on trade, commerce & Industry.
BMCCI organized the First Bangladesh-Malaysia Business Forum in 2004 in Dhaka wherein the former Prime Minister and the Architect of modern Malaysia Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad presented his keynote Speech on “Malaysia 2020: From Vision to Reality”. BMCCI is regularly organizing the “Showcase Malaysia 2008, 2011, 2013, 2015 & 2017” in Dhaka, & “Showcase Bangladesh 2010, 2012, 2014 & 2019” in Malaysia.
BMCCI Jointly arranged with MASSA a Dialogue Session with prospective Malaysian investors on 20th May, 2010 in Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur wherein our Hon’ble Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wazed, M.P. addressed on investment opportunities in Bangladesh. BMCCI also jointly organized with MASSA the INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITES IN BANGLADESH on 3rd December,
2015 during the official visit of our Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wazed, M.P. to Malaysia.
BMCCI organized full day Bangladesh Investment Summit on 5th December 2016 at Royal Chulan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Corporate Social Responsibility
Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad Scholarship – BMCCI has taken initiative to award scholarships to the most outstanding academic performers of selected departments of Dhaka University. In this regard, Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad Scholarship Program is designed to encourage the students of Dhaka University for higher study.
BMCCI Excellence Awards
BMCCI has accorded BMCCI Excellence Awards 2013 on 9th June 2014 at the Westin Hotel Dhaka to three distinguished business leaders for significant contribution in their respective fields. The objective of the program was to encourage businessman towards the contribution in economic development.
Through our various promotional measures, exports from Bangladesh to Malaysia have been remarkably increased. In 2006-2007 Bangladesh exported goods worth US$ 16.91 million to Malaysia while the same stands at US$ 252 million in 2017-2018.