November 29: Nepal Handloom and Dhaka Cloth Entrepreneurs and Traders Association is organizing an exhibition of various goods made out of the Dhaka fabric and handloom.
The exhibition would be held from December 17 to 19 in New Baneshwor in the federal capital. It is being organized with the objective of preserving and promoting the unique Dhaka products. Forty stalls would be kept in the expo, Association coordinator Ramesh Shrestha informed the media at a news conference on Sunday.
Stating that the Dhaka cloth has been weaved in the country since ancient times, he said the goods produced from this and the employment it generates would help make the national economy dynamic.
According to Shrestha, opportunities for business interaction would also be available during the event in which the entrepreneurs from several places can talk about the developments and explore potentials in this sector.
There are around 50,000 entrepreneurs involved in the Dhaka business. A national gathering of the entrepreneurs and traders would also be held coinciding with the exhibition. -- RSS