Jahangir Hossain, new CEO of Bangladesh Tourism Board
- A Monitor Report 13 Aug, 2018 | 2077 Views|-+
Dhaka: Md Jahangir Hossain, Additional Secretary of Bangladesh Government joined as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Bangladesh Tourism Board (BTB) on August 5.
Hossain started his professional career in Civil Service (Administration) Cadre in 1989. He worked in different Divisions and Ministries including Bangladesh Television, Bangladesh Public Service Commission, Department of Women Affairs, Ministry of Post and Telecom and Ministry of Textile and Jute. Prior to joining BTB he served as the Additional Secretary at the Security Services Division, Ministry of Home Affairs.
Jahangir Hossain studied Economics at the University of Dhaka and earned his Bachelor of Social Science and Master of Social Science in Economics from the National University.
He successfully completed his basic and aH the professional trainings held in Bangladesh, He also attended two short training programs in Singapore and Thailand. Hossain did his second master's degree in Public Economic Management & Finance from the University of Birmingham, UK under a government scholarship program.
Hossain participated in different meetings, conferences, seminars, workshops in home and abroad. He has travelled many countries like Thailand, China, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Singapore, India, Nepal, Malta, UK, USA, Germany, Sweden, Italy, France, Denmark, Turkey, KSA for official purpose.