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Lack of execution of country strategy
There have been multiple Bangladesh IT Policy papers originated by both multilateral organizations as well as the Government ever since the Prof JR Choudhury Committee in 1997.
World Economic Forum/INSEAD Network Readiness Ranking illustrates most clearly, Bangladesh’s IT infrastructure investment and reforms have been disappointing. Indeed, the latest 2008 survey shows Bangladesh slipping to 124 out of 127 countries ranked
Bangladesh does have some positives in terms of availability of scientists and engineers as well as ease of creating a business and local taxation rates