The foundation stone laying ceremony of four new factories joining the Srihatta Economic Zone in Sylhet's Moulvibazar was held today.
The Palmal Group is building Ayesha Clothing Limited and Asowad Composite Limited, read a press release. The other two establishments are Great Wall Ceramics Limited and Double Glazing Limited.
The investors were present on the occasion and KM Mahtab Uddin of the Palmal Group hoped that the construction would be completed by mid-2022.
Md Khaleduzzaman, executive director of Great Wall Ceramics Ltd, said their factory is going to be built maintaining 100% international standards.
He added that his organization plans to create employment for more than 2000 people, investing around Tk800 crore in this economic zone.
Barrister Moinul Islam, managing director of Double Glazing Limited, said their industrial establishment would produce 100% energy-efficient products in the economic zone and play a significant role in maintaining environmental balance.
Paban Chowdhury, executive chairman of Bangladesh Economic Zone Authority (Beza