:: Peoples Time Desk ::
Bashundhara Group’s Managing Director Sayem Sobhan Anvir has received commercially important person (CIP) (Industry) cards for outstanding performances in industrial sector in 2016. Country’s top industry group Bashundhara Group’s managing director got this award as the entrepreneur director of Meghna Cement Mills Ltd. Bashundhara Group’s general manager Azizur Rahman Selim received the award from Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu at a function held at Sonargaon Hotel in the capital yesterday. Bashundhara Group and East West Media Group MD Sayem Sobhan Anvir has achieved fame as a young entrepreneur.
He also achieved Indian’s most prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Awards in 2017 as the first ever Bangladeshi for his outstanding performance in media and social service activities. Meghna Cement is the first private cement factory in Bangladesh. Among the 56 entrepreneurs, 48 received the status for their outstanding performances in five categories of the industrial sector while eight got the cards under the ex-officio category.
Among the 48 businessmen, 25 received CIP cards for large industries while 15 for medium industries, one for micro industry and one for cottage industry. The CIP card holders will get the benefit of reserve ticket in plane, rail and other govt transport service for next one year. They will get extra facilities to get foreign Visa and also use the VIP Longue-2 in Airport. Besides, the government can include the CIP’s as the member of industry related planning committee.