Bangladesh-Malaysia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BMCCI) hosted a grand Iftar Mehfil on Tuesday, 7th July 2015 6:00 PM at the Banquet Hall of Gardinia, Gulshan, Dhaka. It was arranged as a tradition of BMCCI to organize a gathering each year and celebrate the month of Holy Ramadan. H.E. Norlin Binti Othman, High Commissioner of Malaysia and patron of BMCCI, was present in the program as the Chief Guest.
In conjunction with the Iftar Mehfil, BMCCI also launched it newly constructed Webpage: bmcci.org.bd by H.E. Norlin Binti Othman, High Commissioner of Malaysia and patron of BMCCI. Syed Almas Kabir, Hony. Treasurer briefed about the webpage.
Former President of BMCCI Syed Moazzam Hossain said that BMCCI has been working to increase trade and investment between the two countries. He said the chamber will arrange Showcase Malaysia from 15 to 17 October, this year in Dhaka to increase trade between the two countries. “Two Malaysian business delegations are expected to participate in the Showcase”, he said.
The program was attended by representatives of Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI), Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DCCI) and other joint chambers. In addition, many elite business personalities of Bangladesh were invited to the event. Majority of the guests comprised of members and stakeholders of BMCCI.
The program was presided by Mr. Nasir A Choudhury, President of BMCCI, who welcomed the guests. The program started with recitation from the Holy Quran. The Iftar was followed by dinner after Maghrib prayers and the program concluded in due time for Tarabi prayers.