Country: Bangladesh Duration of assignment (months): 3 months
Name of Client: JICA and Bangladesh Investment Development Authority, BIDA

Location Within Country: Countrywide

Contact Person: Taro TSUBOGO, Group Leader of the Component-1

Mail: tsubogo-tr@k-rc.co.jp

Start date (month/year): April, 2021

Completion date (month/year): June, 2021

Narrative description of Project:

This study is a part of JICA Project for Promoting Investment and Enhancing Industrial Competitiveness in People’s Republic of Bangladesh. Under this project the consultant is responsible to reveal and confirm the list of incentives of income tax/ duty exemptions (excluding tariff reduction/ exemption for raw material/ intermediate product imports), export subsidies and like, specific to the high-priority/ priority sectors addressed in the current National Industry Policy

Description of technical specialization provided by the firm: 

The scope of work:

  • To collect and review the existing documents/ materials related to the above purpose,
  • To conduct interviews for the relevant stakeholders such as sector-specific companies/ associations, National Board of Revenue (NBR), Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) and anything else as relevant,
  • To submit the confirmed list of incentives to be availed for each above sectors.