Khandaker Golam Moazzem, research director of CP, presenting the research paper said that 68 per cent businesses think inefficiency, corruption and funding shortage are the main obstacles for business.
Up to 52 per cent of businesses seem to think that corruption is a big challenge while 100 per cent of small entrepreneurs have to face these challenges together.
The study has been tilted "Bangladesh Business Environment 2021: Findings from Entrepreneurs' Perception Survey."
According to the study, the three challenges have become major headaches in expanding the country's business.
Apart from this, tax rate problems, inability to build skilled human resources, healthy working environment and inability to build skilled workers have also emerged as business problems.
The cost of doing business is not the same for everyone. Sixty three per cent of businesses feel that the distribution of incentive packages was weak during the pandemic period, while 42 per cent think that the country's economy is under pressure.