'Chattogram recognized for trade and commerce'
The Philippines ambassador to Bangladesh Vicente Vivencio T. Bandillo today said Chattogram is historically and geographically recognized for trade and commerce in global arena.
Bandillo said both Dhaka and Manila should work together in government and private sectors and steps would be taken to woo the Philippines entrepreneurs to invest in prospective export sectors of Bangladesh particularly in readymade garments accessories and pharmaceuticals.
The Philippine envoy came up with the comments while exchanging views with President of Chattogram Chamber of Commerce and Industries (CCCI) at its World Trade Center (WTC), a CCCI press release said. Vicente Vivencio T. Bandillo also witnessed the quality of Bangladeshi export products after visiting exhibition hall of WTC.