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Azam for making textile sector more competent in world market

DHAKA, July 17, 2017 (BSS) - State Minister for Textiles and Jute Mirza Azam today called upon the officials and employees of the ministry and stakeholders to work with utmost sincerity to make the textile sector more skilled and capable for competing with the world market.

He said this while exchanging views with officials and stockholders of the ministry at its meeting room, said an official handout.

The state minister also called the officials to make their best efforts to turn the country into a middle income one by 2021.

Azam also urged the private sector of textiles to send recommendations to the ministry to take up work plan for the overall development of the sector and doing better in the competitive world market.

Textiles and Jute secretary Md Faizur Rahman Chowdhury, Additional Secretary Krishna Bhattacharjee, Bangladesh Textile Mills Corporation (BTMC) Chairman Brigadier General Mahbub Ahmed Jakaria (Bir Pratik) and Directorate of Textiles Director Md Ismail Hossain attended the meeting, among others.