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Bengal Global Business Summit (BGBS) on 20-21 January, 2017, in Milan Mela, Kolkata

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The Government of West Bengal is organizing the 3rd edition of Bengal Global Business Summit (BGBS) on 20-21 January, 2017 in Kolkata. The Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industries (FICCI) is the Summit Partner and KPMG is the Knowledge Partner.

The past two editions of the Summits in 2015 and 2016 have proven to be milestones in terms of establishing Bengal as an ideal investment destination attracting participation from 31 countries. In BGBS 2016, investment proposals worth US$ 37.4 billion were received across sectors.  

The State is charting new territories with upcoming ports, new opportunities for inland waterways development. The Amritsar-Kolkata Industrial Corridor (AKIC) promises to open up new vistas of investment opportunities. Energy sector projects (solar and city gas distribution) and green city/ theme townships are attracting investor attention. With over 3.7 million enterprises, the State has a potential to become a leader in MSME development in the country.

The golf meet will preclude the B2B sessions that will be conducted on the sidelines of the plenary sessions. 

There is no cost for participation in BGBS. Registration can be done at BGBS site www.bengalglobalsummit.com.  

In addition, following useful links related to BGBS are placed below for information:

West Bengal Corporate Brochure:


Industrial Park Brochure: 


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