The partnership seeks to place ICT at the heart of the country’s national development efforts, fostering innovation to accelerate progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The signing of this new agreement is an important occasion in Bangladesh’s transition to a middle-income country under the government’s 7th Five-Year Plan. The economic and social potential of the ICT industry is significant, and provides avenues for integration into global markets and information networks.
The MoU is a flexible and dynamic arrangement, allowing the LEDP, ICT Division and HyperTAG Solutions Ltd. to collaborate in Training for increasing manpower for IT/ITES industry. Through closer cooperation, the institutions plan to harness and expand the positive power of the internet and communications technology, developing new strategies for engaging youth, improving technical skills of the population, and making Bangladesh a notable player in the fast-moving ICT industry.