MNA Business Desk: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated Bangladesh Leather Footwear and Leathergoods International Sourcing Show (BLLISS)-2017 urging the foreign investors and buyers to invest more in Bangladesh’s leather sector.
Sheikh Hasina opened the three-day show at the International Convention Centre, Bashundhara (ICCB) in the capital through videoconferencing from her official Ganabhaban residence in Dhaka on Thursday morning.
The Ministry of Commerce and the Leathergoods and Footwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association of Bangladesh (LFMEAB) have jointly organised the event to attract more investment in the leather sector.
The theme of the show is ‘Think Ahead, Think Bangladesh’.
Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed was present at the function at ICCB as the special guest, while eminent entrepreneur Syed Manzur Elahi and LFMEAB President M Saiful Islam spoke.