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Govt looks to double exports to Canada

The govt options to double Bangladesh’s exports to Canada in the future a few a long time by boosting the shipments of merchandise produced by tiny-and-medium enterprises, particularly jute goods, in accordance to a press launch.

“Bangladesh at this time earns about $1 billion from exports to Canada and we want to raise this even more,” Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi reported yesterday.

As Canada not long ago banned the use of plastic goods, it could guide to higher exports for Bangladesh.

“This is since our jute goods could serve as an choice to plastic items in the place,” he added.

Bangladeshi exports to Canada amounted to about $1 billion in fiscal 2019-20, down 25 per cent from $1.33 billion the preceding year, knowledge from the Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) reveals.

Munshi produced these responses though addressing an celebration marking the productive completion of the period-1 of the ‘Export Launchpad Bangladesh’

Canada Must Double Down on Initiatives to Entice Extra Qualified Immigrants

Canada ought to double down on attracting more competent immigrants to counter the effects

of an getting older population and propel the nation’s publish-pandemic financial recovery plan, states a new report by the Company Council of Canada.

The council, whose member corporations use 1.7 million Canadians, explained between the important priorities for Canada in the submit-pandemic era will be attracting and retaining international students.

“This substantial cohort of talent signifies a huge opportunity for Canada. It will make eminent sense – specially in parts of the region the place the labour offer is declining – to retain younger graduates who have a Canadian education, associations and connections to the country,” said the report entitled “Powering a sturdy restoration: An economic expansion system for Canada.”

It was introduced just right before Ottawa introduced past Friday that it was drastically expanding its

immigration quotas for the subsequent three decades, which could see