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 The Islamic Chamber of Commerce , Industry and Agriculture (ICCIA)
The People's Republic of Bangladesh
Head of State : Abdul Hamid
Population : 161 Million
Capital City : Dhaka
Largest City : Dhaka
Languages : Bangla (official), English
Monetary Unit : Taka (BDT)
Facts
GDP (USD) : 195 Billion (2014)
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD) : 990.04 million (2012)
GNI (USD) : 208 Billion (2015)
Exports of Goods & Services (USD) : 32.83 Billion (2014)
Imports of Goods & Services (USD) : 44.13 Billion (2014)
Life Expectancy at Birth : 71.63 Years (2014)
Intra-OIC Exports (USD) : 1,459.32 million (2013)
Intra-OIC Imports (USD) : 8,159.70 million (2013)
Location & Geography
Bangladesh, located in the Eastern part of South Asia, straddles the Tropic of Cancer and is enclosed by India with the exception of a short South-eastern frontier with Myanmar (formerly Burma). The Bay of Bengal lies to the South. The most significant feature of the landscape is the rivers, which have moulded not only their environment but also the way the people live. The landmass is deltaic comprising mainly the delta of three rivers: the Ganges, the Brahmaputra and the Maghna, with a network of numerous canals. The land is mostly flat alluvial plain with some hills in the South-east. Flooding of the land is a major problem. Two-thirds of the land are arable and 16 percent is covered with forests. The climate is sub-tropical and is dominated by the seasonally reversing monsoons. Winters are cool and dry, summers are hot and humid. The subtropical climate has made the country luxuriant in vegetation.


Investment Profile
Doing Business 2017 Rank**Doing Business 2018 Rank**Change in Rank
1761771
Doing Business 2017 DTF**Doing Business 2018 DTF**Change in DTF**
(% points)
40.8440.99 0.15
Investment Opportunities
Supply Of 3 Phase Acr And Recloser Unit.
Energy, Power and Electrical | September 12, 2017
Brief Description Of The Works
Infrastructure and construction | September 12, 2017
Events
Exhibition | November 30 - 03, 2017 | Bangladesh
Exhibition | November 30 - 03, 2017 | Bangladesh
Exhibition | November 30 - 03, 2017 | Bangladesh