Xi Jinping witnesses project agreement exchange by CCCC, Bangladeshi government
October 14, Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Bangladeshi Prime Minister
Sheikh Hasina in Dhaka, and witnessed clause and agreement exchange between
CCCC and the Bangladeshi side. CCCC President Chen Fenjian was present.
by the two heads of state, Chen and Paban Chowdhury, Executive Chairman of the
Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority exchanged the Clauses of Cooperation and Investment in Bangladesh China Economic and
Industrial Zone. Tang Qiaoliang, General Manager of CHEC and Ibne Alam
Hasan, Chief Engineer of the Bangladesh Road Transport Authority exchanged the Framework Agreement on the Business Contract
for Dhaka-Sylhet Highway Extension Project.
With an expected total
investment of 220 million US dollars, Bangladesh China Economic and Industrial
Zone Project will construct an industrial zone measuring some 774 acres. With a
contract value of some 2,100 million US dollars and a total length of some 225 km,
Dhaka-Sylhet Highway Extension Project will upgrade the original two-way
two-lane highway into a two-way six-lane one.