UCB trains 285 agri-entrepreneurs in Sunamganj

Published : 20 May 2024 09:46 PM

A day-long skill development training program for agricultural entrepreneurs from 12 upazilas of Sunamganj district was held at the Priyangon Community Center, Sunamganj Sadar earlier on Sunday.

The training program was organized under the nationwide agricultural support scheme of United Commercial Bank (UCB) PLC, titled ‘Bhoroshar Notun Janala’.

ATM Tahmi­duzzaman, Additional Mana­ging Director and Company Secre­tary of United Commer­cial Bank (UCB) PLC attended the program as the Event Chair, alongside Aminul Islam, Director, Bangladesh Bank, present as the Chief Guest. 

Rezaul Karim Siddique, popular presenter of BTV’s agriculture-based show ‘Mati O Manush’, and an agricultural analyst, also attended the event as Special Guest. 

The event began with inspirational welcome speeches from Md. Zafar Sadek, Manager, Derai Branch; and Md. Mahbub Sobhan, Chief Business Officer, Sales and Service, upay.

Agriculture has always been among the main driving forces of Bangladesh’s economy. 

To accelerate growth in this sector and equip more people with necessary knowledge and skills to become agri-entrepreneurs, as per the directives of Bangladesh Bank, United Commercial Bank (UCB) PLC, launched the agricultural initiative titled ‘Bhoroshar Notun Janala’.