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Establishment of International Standard Tourism Complex at Existing Motel Compound of Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation at Sylhet under PPP
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Project Name:
Establishment of International Standard Tourism Complex at Existing Motel Compound of Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation at Sylhet under PPP
Sector:
Tourism and Hospitality
Department/Ministry:
Ministry of Civil Aviation and Tourism
Implementing Agency:
Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation (BPC)
Location:
Sylhet, Bangladesh
Estimated Capital Cost:
< $6m
$6-30m
$30-80m
$80-200m
$200-500m
> $500m
Approval:
Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved the project on 22 August 2015.
Background:
Sylhet is located on the picturesque Surma valley, covered with scenic tea gardens and lush green tropical forests and crisscrossed by numerous rivers. It is especially famous as a hill station for tourists visiting Bangladesh. Termed as the Queen of Hills, Sylhet is ideally placed between the towering hills of Khasi and Jaintia to the north and the Tripura hills to the south. The terraced tea gardens, rolling landscapes, exotic flora and fauna add to the appeal of Sylhet. BPC already operates a 50-bed motel located near the airport which is spread across 25 acres of land at Sylhet and provides an exquisite and idyllic setting.

BPC, in line with its mission to promote tourism in Bangladesh and to provide quality accommodation services to promote tourism has requested support from PPP Authority for re-development of its existing motel at Sylhet into an international standard tourism complex by appointment of a PPP developer.

The selected PPP developer will be responsible for the development of the tourism complex and its operation and maintenance during the contract tenure in order to support the Government’s policy of promoting tourism in Bangladesh.
Objective:
To enhance the tourism potential of Sylhet and create an international tourism complex to provide quality accommodation services to promote tourism in the country.
Project Scope:
1. Development of an international tourism complex with 5-Star facilities
2. Operations & maintenance of the developed tourism complex for a specified period
Timing (tentative):
Project Preparation Period: 2015-2016
Project Procurement Period: 2016-2017
Status:

Project Screening
 

Project
Development Stage
 

Procurement Stage
IFB
Note: KPMG Advisory Services Private Limited has been appointed as Transaction Advisor
Contact:

Md. Abul Bashar
Director (Investment Promotion)
Phone: +88 02 55007418
E-mail: bashar@pppo.gov.bd
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Public Private Partnership Authority
Prime Minister's Office
1st Floor, NGO Affairs Bureau Bhaban
Plot: E-13 B Agargaon, Shere Bangla Nagar,
Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.
Phone: +88 02 55007421
(Last updated 12 August 2018; subject to further revision.)
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