BTMA re-elects President for 2017-18 | Textile News Bangladesh
Home » News » Textile Mills News » Btma Re Elects President For 2017 18

BTMA re-elects President for 2017-18


READ MORE ON AppointmentBangladesh Textile IndustryBTMATextile News Bangladesh

Tapan Chowdhury, Chairman of Square Group

Image Courtesy:

Tapan Chowdhury, Chairman of Square Group, has been re-elected as the President of Bangladesh Textile Mills Association for 2017-18 at the recently held 33rd Annual General Meeting of the association in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Tapan is also the sponsor director of thirty different business establishments of the Square Group. He also took the office of Adviser of ministries of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources, Youth and Sports, Food and Disaster Management and Science and Technology under the regime of caretaker run government.

Also ReadHigh gas tariffs disadvantageous for Bangladesh textile mills: BTMA

In another development, the trade body has also elected Mohammad Ali Khokon, Managing Director, Maksons Spinning Mills Ltd; Hossain Mehmood, Managing Director, Anwar Silk Mills Ltd; and Abdullah Al Mahmud, Chairman, Mahin Group, to the role of Vice President for the said period.


Have some news? Let us know on

Recommended by Apparel Resources

Sioen Industries buys technical textile manufacturer James Dewhurst Group

In a deal worth £ 44 million, Belgium-based Sioen Industries, has purchased 100 per cent shares of the Lancashire-based technical textiles manufacturer James...

Lenzing introduces new eco-friendly fibre

Austria-based Lenzing Group, manufacturer of textile and nonwovens cellulose fibres such as modal and lyocell, has introduced new eco-friendly viscose with the lowest...

Raymond to spend Rs. 350 crore on expansion

India-based textile and apparel conglomerate Raymond has announced to spend Rs. 350 crore for capex and retail expansion in India and abroad. This...

NGT allows reopening of textile units in Rajasthan (India)

At least 578 textile units in Rajasthan's Pali District that remained closed for flouting pollution norms will be re-opened soon. India’s National Green...

Fair Wear Foundation and Better Work collaborate for garment workers

Collaboration between Fair Wear Foundation (FWF) and ILO Better Work, signed on May 18, will come into effect from June 1 to offer...

SPGPrints bags ‘Best Textile Solution’ award for Javelin Printer

Achieving yet another milestone, SPGPrints has won the European Digital Press Association (EDP) Award for ‘Best Textile Solution’ in the Print and Finishing Category for its Javelin digital textile printer....

Akosombo Textiles bags Textiles Manufacturing Company of the Year Award

Akosombo Textiles Limited (ATL) has been named Textiles Manufacturing Company of the Year (2016) at Ghana Manufacturing Awards (GMA). The criteria for the...

Tintex (Portugal) opts for Brückner line

Portugal-based Tintex Textiles has reportedly opted for stenter line of the leading system supplier and stenter producer Brückner to develop unique solution for...

Indian Textiles Ministry claims Rs. 3,000 crore investment in garment industry

On the occasion of completing three years of Modi Government, Smriti Irani, Union Minister of Textiles held first ever official meet of the Ministry and media in New Delhi. In an...

1,500 textile workers in Ghana may face job-loss

As a result of unsatisfactory performance of the country’s textile industry, Ghana is planning to lay-off textile workers. The Ghana Federation of Labour...