Dhaka, Sept. 24 -- Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) President Jashim Uddin on Thursday urged US companies to invest in the ICT sector of Bangladesh.

"The relationship between USA and Bangladesh will expand beyond the traditional areas and we should now explore growing prospects in frontier technologies, robotics and blockchain, space, bio-health, and others," he said.

"USA should take the advantage of investing in Bangladesh, regional supply chains and its demographic dividend. Bangladesh could also benefit from America's expertise in research and service innovation," he added.

Earlier, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina announced the establishment of a dedicated economic zone for US companies, inviting the ...