Dhaka, June 12 -- The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industries (FBCCI) on Wednesday expressed its keen interest to develop trade relations with and enhance Bangladeshi investment in the African countries.

The interest was conveyed at a meeting between the FBCCI leaders and a delegation of National Defence College (NDC) of Tanzania at the FBCCI conference centre here.

The Bangladeshi business leaders expressed their willingness to invest in new sectors, including IT-related services, alongside ready-made garment and agriculture sectors in the African countries.

The NDC delegation was led by Ambassador Peter Kallaghe. Representatives from China, Tanzania, Rwanda, Kenya, Botswana and Burundi were also present at the di...