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Walton starts TV export to Germany
The Bangladeshi multinational electronics brand 'Walton' has started the export of its produced 'Made in Bangladesh' labelled LED television to Germany, a nation of the largest economy in Europe, says a press release.
Walton officials said, the inception of television export to Germany will further increase the positive image of Bangladesh in the global arena, ease the market expansion of Walton made appliances to the European Union and raise the country's foreign currencies' reserve.
Walton arranged a programme titled "Inauguration ceremony of first TV export to the Federal Republic of Germany" at its TV Manufacturing Unit in Chandra of Gazipur district on Saturday (April 20).
Michael Schultheiss, deputy head of mission for Counselor, Political and Economic Affairs of German Embassy in Dhaka, SM Ashraful Alam, managing director of Walton Hi-Tech Industries Limited (WHIL) and Raisa Sigma Hima, director of WHIL, inaugurated the country's first-ever television export to Germany by cutting ribbon.
The function was also attended, among others, by Michael's spouse Charlotte Clemensen, Walton International Business Unit's (IBU) President Edward Kim, the company's Executive Directors Humayun Kabir, Alamgir Alam Sarker, Yusuf Ali, Uday Hakim, Golam Murshed and Amin Khan, Deputy Executive Directors Firoj Alam and Shahjada Salim, Media Adviser Enayet Ferdous and other senior officials of the company.