The country’s exports earnings from the information and communication technology (ICT) sector has exceeded $1.3 billion.
State Minister for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak gave the information while addressing a view-exchange meeting with the directors of Hi-Tech Park at Singra Upazila of Natore district on Monday (Feb 14), said a press release.
“At present, the amount of export earnings in the technology sector is $ 1.3 billion and the government is working to increase the earning to 5.0 billion US dollar by 2025,” he said.
“Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has built Digital Bangladesh with her honesty, courage and prudent leadership to build Sonar Bangla as dreamt by Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman,” he said.
Managing Director of the park Bikarna Kumar Ghosh presided over the meeting.