Jamuna Group

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Private
IndustryTextiles, chemicals, construction, leather, engineering, beverages, media, advertisement, electronics
Founded1974; 45 years ago (1974)
Headquarters,
Bangladesh
Websitejamunagroup.com.bd

Jamuna Group is one of the largest Bangladeshi industrial conglomerates.[1] The industries under this conglomerate include Textiles, Chemicals, Leather, motor cycles,[2] Consumer products, Media, Advertisement etc.[3]

Jamuna was established in the 1970s by Nurul Islam Babul, an architect and is the present chairman of the group. He is considered one of the wealthiest men in Bangladesh.His net worth is estimated to be around US$4.5 billion.Best known for the Jamuna Group and Jamuna Future Park, Babul is also the owner of the Bangla daily Jugantor.[4][5][6]

Advocate Salma Islam is the wife of Nurul Islam Babul. She is also an MP in the Dhaka 1 constituency.

Board of Directors: MD Shamim Islam Monika Islam Rozalin Islam Soniya Islam

Jamuna group is also known for its huge contributions to the Rohingya crisis. They have initiated a NPO to further help the people in distress. So far they have donated BDT1cr into the organisation.

List of companies[edit]

  • Business Enterprise
  • Jugantor, a national daily newspaper
  • Jamuna Future Park, the largest shopping mall in the Bangladesh.[7][8]
  • Jamuna TV[9]
  • JW Marriott Hotels (Bangladesh)
  • Crown Beverage
  • Jamuna Kniting & Dyeing Ltd.
  • Jamuna Denims Ltd.
  • Jamuna Spinning Mills Ltd.[10]
  • Shameem Spinning Mills Ltd.
  • Shameem Composite Mills Ltd.
  • Shameem Rotor Spinning Ltd.
  • Jamuna City
  • New Uttara Model Town
  • Pegasus Leathers Ltd.
  • Jamuna Distilery Ltd.
  • Jamuna Welding Electrode Ltd.
  • Jamuna Electronics & Automobiles.
  • Jamuna Tyre
  • Jamuna Paper
  • Jamuna PVC Pipe
  • Jamuna Motorcycles

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NBR wins case against Jamuna Group". The Daily Star. 2016-03-28. Retrieved 2016-10-29.
  2. ^ "Bike makers eye 50% local market share in 3 years". Dhaka Tribune. Retrieved 2016-10-29.
  3. ^ "Tk10,000cr investment in basic steel sector planned". The Daily Star. Retrieved 2016-10-29.
  4. ^ "Doctors demand Jamuna Group's apology". Prothom Alo. Retrieved 2016-10-29.
  5. ^ "Case filed against Jamuna Group chairman over tax evasion". Dhaka Tribune. Retrieved 2016-10-29.
  6. ^ "Grameenphone sues Jamuna TV, Daily Jugantor for libel". bdnews24.com. Retrieved 2016-10-29.
  7. ^ "Jamuna Future Park opens". Dhaka Tribune. Retrieved 2016-10-29.
  8. ^ "Jamuna Future Park tightens security". The Daily Star. 2016-07-26. Retrieved 2016-10-29.
  9. ^ "Basundhara chairman at Jamuna TV launch". bdnews24.com. Retrieved 2016-10-29.
  10. ^ "Massive fire erupts at Jamuna Group-owned spinning mill in Gazipur". bdnews24.com. Retrieved 2016-10-29.

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