Istanbul PPPCoE organized "Bangladesh PPP Training Program" in cooperation with Republic of Turkey Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and DEİK Foreign Economic Relations Board between 26- 31 March 2018 in Istanbul.

The 7-day training and workshop program was held exclusively for Bangladeshi Bureaucrats. Representatives from the following Authorities and Corporations were present: Prime Minister’s Office, PPP Authority of Bangladesh, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Ministry of Road Transport and Bridges, Roads and Highways Department, Bangladesh Textile Mills Corporation, Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation and Bangladesh Railway.

Istanbul PPPCoE’s experienced and professional team gave insight on PPP Financing, Alternative Financing Methods, Legislation, Contract Management, Negotiation, Risks and Turkish Case Studies. Along with the theoretical and practical knowledge exchange a networking meeting was organized in cooperation with DEİK. At the B2G meeting the Bangladeshi delegation met Turkish private sector representatives. The meeting was an excellent platform to enhance once network, form collaborations, partnerships and new businesses. The training program also included site visit such as the Eurasia Tunnel.

The training and workshop program was finalized with a certification ceremony. The organizers and the Bangladeshi Delegation had a chance to take everlasting photos of memory at the end of the program. Besides, the Bangladeshi Participants joined the organized cultural tour of Istanbul. Both parties promised to have a close and strong collaboration in the future.