Bangladesh flag Bangladesh: Investing in Bangladesh

Investment framework and opportunities in Bangladesh

Procedures Relative to Foreign Investment

Freedom of Establishment
In general there are no restrictions on foreign property or investment.
Acquisition of Holdings
There are no obstacles to the acquisition of local companies by foreign investors, which may also purchase companies that are to be privatized. However, four sectors remain restricted to the government: arms and ammunition, forest plantations, nuclear energy, and security printing. 
Obligation to Declare
Any foreign investment in the garment sector, banks, insurance companies and financial institutions require pre-registration. It is also advisable to register a business entity in order to be eligible for various governmental aid measures.
Competent Organisation For the Declaration
Bangladesh Bureau of Investment
Bangladesh Small Cottage and Industry Corporation (BSCIC)
Ministry of Environment
Requests For Specific Authorisations
Any foreign investment in the garment sector, banks, insurance companies and financial institutions require pre-registration.

Return to top

Investment Opportunities

Investment Aid Agency
BANGLADESH INVESTMENT DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (BIDA)
Tenders, Projects and Public Procurement
DgMarket, Tenders Worldwide
Asian Developement Bank, Proposed Projects in Asia
Central Procurement Technical Unit (CPTU), Tenders in Bangladesh
Other Useful Resources
Investment incentives (Central Bank of Bangladesh)

Return to top

Any Comment About This Content? Report It to Us.

 

© Export Entreprises SA, All Rights Reserved.
Latest Update: July 2022

Return to top