Water and wastewater treatment management company GoshuKohsan (Bangladesh) Co., Ltd. has formally announced it's launching in a ceremony, took place on Saturday at a city hotel.
Habibun Nahar, MP, Deputy Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change attended the ceremony as the chief guest.
Dr. Hisato Takeda, General Director of Goshu Kohsan (Vietnam) Co., Ltd. and Chairman of GoshuKohsan (Bangladesh) Co., Ltd. Delivered address of welcome on the occasion.
He said, “Today we are launching GoshuKohsan Bangladesh Co., Ltd. and with the start of our business here, the number of countries that we'll be operating in will increase from 5 to 6. Currently, many special economic zones (SEZ) are being planned in Bangladesh. We hope that along with Japanese companies, other foreign companies will play a significant role in the call to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, and in the field of water treatment we believe that we, GoshuKohsan(Bangladesh) Co., Ltd. will be able to contribute to sustainable development. ”
While addressing, the chief guest mentioned that water is the most essential natural resource on Earth. Water is used for different purposes from household works to industrial, scientific and healthcare activities, after which it becomes contaminated and undrinkable.
Moreover, the impact of climate change in Bangladesh is an extremely crucial issue as this country is one of the most vulnerable nations that will be impacted by climate change in the coming decades. However, best and optimum use of water can fight the adverse effects climate change, he added.
Habibun Nahar later formally launched the GoshuKohsan (Bangladesh) Co., Ltd.,
GoshuKohsan(Bangladesh) is a local subsidiary of “GoshuKohsan (Vietnam) Co., Ltd.”, which is a specializedbusiness entitydedicated to contributingtothe global carbon emission by ensuring cleaner production as well as promoting environmentally friendly manufacturing activities.
Additional Secretary and Executive Member (Planning & Development) of Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority(BEZA) Mohammed Erfan Sharif and former President of DCCI Shams Mahmud attended the event as special guests.