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BB to organise 3-day fair for women entrepreneurs from Mar 8

DHAKA, Feb 8, 2018 (BSS) - Bangladesh Bank (BB) will organise a three-day fair in the city from March 8 for the successful women entrepreneurs to display and promote their products.

"The fair, titled "Banker-SME Women Entrepreneur and Product Display-2018", will kick off in the city to popularize the BB's small and medium enterprise (SME) loan facility among special beneficiaries through establishing a platform with all stakeholders," a BB official told BSS here today.

The central bank has decided to organise the fair at Bangladesh Shishu Academy marking the International Women's Day, he added.

The main objective of the fair is to promote SME products of women and to display and introduce their goods for expanding business, trade and commerce.

Around 60 to 70 successful women entrepreneurs will take part in the fair to exhibit their SME products, including jute goods, agriculture and leather products and electrical and information and technology items.