Vol. 5 Num 994 Sun. March 18, 2007  

Motor show ends on high

The three-day motor show that began in Dhaka Thursday ended yesterday amid huge response from visitors.

Some 40,000 visitors went to the fair to be acquainted with different branded cars especially the mid-range ones, as the show provided them with an opportunity to see the automobiles of different prices under a single roof, the organisers said.

Many of the visitors made bookings for cars of different brands at the venue of the show at Bangladesh-China Friendship Conference Centre, according to the organisers.

The event also offered an opportunity to the visitors to have a first-hand experience about the new products and services in the automotive market.

Along with car dealers and distributors, financial institutions, which participated in the exposition, also received huge response from the visitors, as the institutions offered car loan facilities at the fair.

As many as 40 participants including distributors and dealers of cars and motorcycles, financial institutions, rom home and abroad showcased their products and services at 200 stalls at the show.

Conference and Exhibition Management Services (Cems) Ltd organised the exposition styled 'EBL 2nd Dhaka Motor Show 2007'. Eastern Bank Ltd (EBL) was the main partner of the show while The Daily Star, ATN Bangla, the daily Jugantor and Radio Today were the media partners.