Bangladesh country brief Introduction Bangladesh is a fertile alluvial plain on the delta of three main rivers, the Ganges, the Brahmaputra and the Meghna. The country covers an area ofsquare kilometres which is about two-thirds the size of Victoria and has a population of approximately
Participation in multilateral organisations[ edit ] The Bangladeshi passport is valid for all countries of the world except Israel Commonwealth of Nations[ edit ] Bangladesh, which was part of British India untiljoined the Commonwealth of Nations in after its establishment as an independent nation in United Nations[ edit ] Bangladesh was admitted to the United Nations in  and was elected to a Security Council term in —  and again for a —02 term.
In recent years, Bangladesh has played a significant role in international peacekeeping activities. Nearly 10, Bangladeshi military personnel are deployed overseas on peacekeeping operations, making it a large contributor to the UN peacekeeping forces.
As of DecemberBangladesh is the largest provider of UN peacekeepers.
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Non-Aligned Movement Bangladesh was selected to provide the next chairman of NAM at the summit scheduled for Dhakahowever it was later decided to host the summit at an alternative venue.
As a member of the Non-aligned Movement Bangladesh never took any position in line with big powers. However it parted from its principle by voting against North Korea at the United Nations in Decemberunder pressure from Japan.
Following this participation Bangladesh was admitted as a member of OIC. InPresident Ziaur Rahman amended the Constitution of Bangladeshincluding a clause stating that " the state shall endeavour to consolidate, preserve and strengthen fraternal relations among Muslim countries based on Islamic solidarity ".
InPresident Ziaur Rahman was included in a 3-member "Al-Quds" summit committee to attend the summit at Morocco. South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation[ edit ] The government also pursued the expansion of co-operation among the nations of South Asia, bringing the process—an initiative of former President Ziaur Rahman—through its earliest, most tentative stages to the formal inauguration of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation SAARC at a summit gathering of South Asian leaders in Dhaka in December The member nations of this group are: Developing 8 Countries[ edit ] Main article: Developing 8 Countries Bangladesh is among the 8 member countries of this organization.
But no plans for expansion have been made by Bangladesh.
The Developing 8 is an economic development alliance consisting of Muslim majority states which focuses in multiple areas which are rural development, science and technology, banking, agriculture, humanitarian development, energy, environment, health and finance.
On 14 May in Bali, Indonesia, Bangladesh was the only nation not to sign a preferential trade agreement. InBangladesh signed the APTA agreement which would enable it to reduce trade gaps between itself and other nations such as China, South Korea and its neighbour India.
The APTA pact does occupy market for Another aspect of the agreement is to be given duty-free access to its products. Bangladesh has a permanent mission in Geneva to look after matters relating to multilateral trading system under the WTO regime since the mids. Bangladesh has a permanent representative to WCO which has its headquarters in Brussels.
Like Minded Group[ edit ].Passports. The Australian Passport Office and its agents are committed to providing a secure, efficient and responsive passport service for Australia. The Foreign Trade of Bangladesh: Its Composition, Performance, Trend, and Policy Mohammad Mafizur Rahman Abstract Despite structural limitations in the Bangladesh economy, the export sector performed well throughout the s.
The export growth rate of Bangladesh was higher than that of the world and the SAARC countries. The foreign trade of Bangladesh: its composition, performance, trend, and policy Rahman, Mohammad Mafizur () The foreign trade of Bangladesh: its composition, performance, trend, and policy.
The Foreign Trade of Bangladesh: Its Composition, Performance, Trend, and Policy Mohammad Mafizur Rahman Abstract Despite structural limitations in the Bangladesh economy, the export sector performed well throughout the s.
This publication provides 'Key Foreign Trade Statistics' which gives an overview of the foreign trade of Bangladesh at a glance and 'Key Statistical Tables' depict detailed foreign trade statistics on export and import for the fiscal year This is the 24th issue of this lausannecongress2018.comcturer: Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics.
The Bangladesh economy benefits from inflows of foreign aid and remittances. A major challenge for the country is to diversify its sources of national income.
The garment industry currently accounts for around 80 per cent of total exports and is under competitive pressures.
Background. Pakistan has bilateral and multilateral trade agreements with many nations and international organizations. It is a member of the World Trade Organization, part of the South Asian Free Trade Area agreement and the China-Pakistan Free Trade lausannecongress2018.comating world demand for its exports, domestic political uncertainty, and the impact of occasional droughts on its agricultural. Bangladesh Trade Statistics including exports and imports by partner and products, tariffs and relevant development indicators. A contract has been signed between the BFTI and the WTO Cell, Ministry of Commerce, for conducting a study on Identification of "Non-tariff Barriers Faced by Bangladesh in .