Vol. 5 Num 215 Fri. December 31, 2004  

MCCI president re-elected
Kutubuddin Ahmed, a former president of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association, has been re-elected the president of Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dhaka for the year 2005.

Managing Director of Pragati Insurance Ltd AKM Rafiqul Islam has been elected vice-president, says a press release.

The new committee also consists of M Shamsul Alam, managing director, Reliance Insurance Ltd, Rokia A Rahman, chairperson and managing director, RR Cold Storage Ltd, Abdul Hafiz Choudhury, senior partner, Rahman Rahman Huq, Tapan Chowdhury, managing director, Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd, M Anis Ud Dowla, managing director, Advanced Chemical Industries Ltd, David JH Griffiths, chief executive officer (Bangladesh), HSBC Ltd, Md Nurul Islam, regional vice-president and general manager (Bangladesh), American Life Insurance Company, Obaidur Rahman Khan, director, Transcraft Ltd, Syed Nasim Manzur, managing director, Apex Footwear Ltd, Feroz Rahim, managing director, Rahimafrooz Batteries Ltd, and Shahab Sattar, chairman, Samah Razor Blades Industries Ltd.