Regulatory Agency Sites
The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) regulates telecommunications by granting licenses and permits to operators, setting regulations and standards, monitoring compliance with legislation, setting tariffs, promoting fair competition, mediating disputes among consumers and operators, and encouraging technological innovation and investment.
The Ministry of Commerce is responsible for overall trade and commerce related activities of Bangladesh through the implementation of proper policies and regulations as they impact global and local trade. This website has all of the information on trade and trade organizations with regard to Bangladesh. This site is originally only available in Bengali, click the link in the top right corner of the page for the English version of the site.
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOH&FW) is responsible for the oversight and regulation of the Healthcare Industry within Bangladesh. This site contains information on healthcare services, budgets, and an annual report published by the MOH&FW.
The Ministry of Textiles and Jute is in charge of developing policies for the apparel and textile industry in Bangladesh. Specifically, the Ministry is focused on furthering the development of Bangladesh's apparel sector. This website contains information on current projects and policies being used by the Ministry. The site is available in English, but many of the publications and reports are only available in Bengali.
The Securities and Exchange Commission of Bangladesh (BSEC) is responsible for creating policies and regulating the financial services industry in Bangladesh. The site contains a list of recent press releases and important links for investors.