Economic Reporters’ Forum (ERF) in collaboration with the Research Policy Integration for Development (RAPID) and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) organized a webinar on “Rise of Geo-economics and Bangladesh”. Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi was the chief guest while Commerce Secretary Dr. Md Zafar Uddin joined as the special guest. Former Ambassador & Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs M Humayun Kabir, MCCI President Barrister Nihad Kabir and Apex Footwear Ltd Managing Director Syed Nasim Manzur attended as the panel discussants. Resident Representative, FES Ms Tina Blohm and Executive Director of RAPID Dr. Abu Eusuf also delivered the welcome remarks. Chairman of RAPID Dr. Mohammad Abdur Razzaque presented the keynote paper. ERF President Ms Sharmeen Rinvy chaired the event while General Secretary S M Rashidul Islam moderated it.