BEPZA to show efficacy in running SEZs, PM hopes


PV Desk : Praising the role of the BEPZA in the successful operation of the country’s Export Processing Zones (EPZs), Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today hoped that it (BEPZA) would also show its efficiency in effective running of the newly designed Special Economic Zones (SEZs) across the country.

“BEPZA has immense role in diversification of the goods, attracting foreign investment, export growth, creating new employment, and women empowerment. I hope that BEPZA will play the same role in successful operation of the 100 SEZs to attract more foreign and local investment and employment generation,” she said.

The prime minister was inaugurating ‘BEPZA International Investors Summit 2018’ at Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC) here today.

Sheikh Hasina said her government had extended all support to the private sector for rapid industrialization in the country after assuming office in 1996. Then, her government for the first time had organized BEPZA Investors Conference with participation of investors from home and abroad, he added.