The following general conditions apply to liaison project offices of foreign entities in Bangladesh:
1. No one who is a citizen of Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Iran, China, Hong Kong or Macau can establish in Bangladesh a Branch, a Liaison Office, a Project Office or any other type of business without prior permission from the Reserve Bank.
2. Companies established abroad are not allowed to establish Liaison /Project Offices in Bangladesh.
3. Liaison offices of foreign entities, except for branch/project offices, may acquire properties for their own use and for permissible/incidental business activities but may not lease or rent out these properties.