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  • BestSeller, GAP join Bangladesh PaCT,Daily Sun

    BestSeller, GAP join Bangladesh PaCT,Daily Sun

    July 4th, 2016

    The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, is partnering with two global leading apparel companies—BestSeller and GAP Inc –to work for sustainable industrial practices in their supplier factories in Bangladesh. The project will be carried out by IFC’s...

  • BestSeller, GAP join Bangladesh PaCT, New Age

    BestSeller, GAP join Bangladesh PaCT, New Age

    July 1st, 2016

    IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has recently entered into partnership with two global apparel companies BestSeller and GAP Inc to catalyse the uptake of sustainable industrial practices in their supplier factories in Bangladesh, said a news release. The project will be carried out by IFC’s...

  • BestSeller, GAP Inc. join Bangladesh PaCT, Bangla News 24

    BestSeller, GAP Inc. join Bangladesh PaCT, Bangla News 24

    June 30th, 2016

    IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is partnering with two global leading apparel companies BestSeller and GAP Inc. to catalyze the uptake of sustainable industrial practices in their supplier factories in Bangladesh. The project will be carried out by IFC’s Bangladesh Partnership for Cleaner...

  • IDLC Signs agreement with IFC, Daily Sun

    IDLC Signs agreement with IFC, Daily Sun

    May 6th, 2016

    IDLC has signed an agreement with Partnership for Cleaner Textile (PaCT) program of International Finance Corporation (IFC) with an aim to develop a concise action based business development strategy and a sustainable pipeline of clients, and gaining market recognition for its work in water &energy...

  • Bangladesh PaCT signs agreement with IDLC Finance Limited, New Age

    Bangladesh PaCT signs agreement with IDLC Finance Limited, New Age

    May 5th, 2016

    IFC Bangladesh country manager Wendy Werner is seen along with others at a workshop on ‘Solar PV and LED Lighting' organized by Textile Technology Business Centre under the Partnership for Cleaner Textile programme of International Finance Corporation of World Bank Group in the city on Wednesday. Read...

  • Experts stress energy-efficient lighting for textile sector, The Financial Express

    Experts stress energy-efficient lighting for textile sector, The Financial Express

    May 5th, 2016

    Speakers at a workshop Wednesday underscored the need for developing a strong business case for Solar PV and LED Lighting as 'green lighting options' and showcasing the opportunities for Solar PV plus LED lighting in the textile and garment sector. They said the industry must utilise energy-efficient...

  • Workshop to promote energy efficient technology in RMG sector held, bdnews24.com

    Workshop to promote energy efficient technology in RMG sector held, bdnews24.com

    May 4th, 2016

    The Textile Technology Business Centre (TTBC) has organised a workshop to promote energy efficient technology in the country’s garment sector. The workshop titled ‘Solar PV & LED Lighting’ was held on Wednesday under the Partnership for Cleaner Textile (PaCT) programme of World...

  • Industrial use of Solar PV-LED tech urged

    Industrial use of Solar PV-LED tech urged

    May 4th, 2016

    Speakers put emphasis on the vast use of energy efficient technologies like Solar PV and LED Lighting in the industrial sector to help country reach the strategic target of billion in RMG export by 2021. They came up with the urge at a workshop, titled ‘Solar PV & LED Lighting’, on...

  • BRAC Bank launches energy efficiency financing loan

    BRAC Bank launches energy efficiency financing loan

    March 2nd, 2016

    SK Sur Chowdhury, deputy governor of Bangladesh Bank, Selim RF Hussain, managing director and chief executive officer of BRAC Bank Limited, Wendy Werner, country manager of IFC Bangladesh, and Siddique Zobair, Member, Sustainable and Renewable Energy Development Authority (SREDA), are seen at the launching...

  • IFC organizes workshop on ‘Water & Energy Efficiency Financing’

    IFC organizes workshop on ‘Water & Energy Efficiency Financing’

    March 2nd, 2016

    Deputy Governor of Bangladesh Bank (BB) SK Sur Chowdhury has given emphasis ".... mechanisms to capture the opportunities for water and energy efficiency investments need to be created or strengthened," BB Deputy Governor Sur Chowhury said while addressing at a workshop on Water and Energy Efficiency...