Message from President
Bangladesh Indenting Agents’ Association (BIAA) is going to organize the historic event of “40 Years of Excellence of BIAA” including the most prestigious “Best Indenting Service Exporter Award-2018” in a grandeur manner at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka on October 08, 2018. It will be a proud moment for all of us to witness such a milestone achievement of BIAA. We are committed to make BIAA one of the best business supportive Associations and also serve its member more efficiently and make the indenting business one of the leading business sectors in the country so that indentors can contribute more significantly in our national economy as a whole.
In expediting our initiatives, the Board of Directors has been rendering their best services especially in facilitating indenting business at large. The indentors are going to receive the long desired “Export Registration Certificate (ERC)” very soon, we have completed all the procedures and now it is time for us to announce the good news once the relating SRO is received from the concerned department of government.
For ensuring better services, we have already made the long desired BIAA app live in the Playstore of Google, which allows the members to keep updated with BIAA activities and also they can check their membership status instantly. Besides, they can easily communicate live with BIAA officials for any query through this application. Moreover, we have updated our website with modern look. Members Directory-2018 has been published with sector-wise categorization of the dealing products of our members. It’s a new dimension added in the Directory. The Directory has also been uploaded in the website as ready reference of our members.
We met H.E. Mr. Zhang Zuo, Ambassador, PR of China to Bangladesh for discussing issues on development of bilateral business relations. In an open discussion, we proposed to jointly organize fairs, exhibition, seminar on different sectors of business, resolve trade disputes through commercial wing of the Embassy. H.E Mr. Zhang Zuo assured cooperation in the aforesaid issues. BIAA is now participating in trade fairs & exhibitions for brand promotion and increase direct communication with members. Recently, we participated in the ‘Print Tech Bangladesh’, ‘Gartex Bangladesh’ and ‘Bangladesh Leather and Footwear Expo’ – at Dhaka’s International Convention Centre, whereas hon’ble Industry Minister Mr. Amir Hossain Amu, MP was present as the Chief Guest of the event and I felt honoured to preside over the Meeting. A BIAA stall was also there for disseminating our services & members benefit to the participating organizations.
We have given immense importance in creating opportunities for members to participate in Exhibitions at home and abroad. We are signing MOU with exhibitors in different countries of the globe so that BIAA becomes a very popular name in the field of trade & commerce. We are going to sign MOU with ITMA, Germany, already signed MOU with the organizer of DTG Fair in the country and also many more are to be signed in near future for jointly organizing fairs and exhibition.
We observed the National Mourning Day & Doa Mahfil with due reverence and solemnity. After discussion on the importance of the day, Munajat was offered, seeking eternal peace for the departed souls of the August 15 carnage.
We expect your active participation in all our events and programs so that our Association becomes more vibrant and together we can raise the image of our Association and make one of the most influential one in assisting business growth of the country.