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Posted by Fri, Nov 08 2013 09:13 amon
AB Bank Limited signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Central Procurement Technical Unit (CPTU), Ministry of Planning on “Registration with Electronic Government Procurement (e-GP) System” recently.
Posted by Thu, Nov 07 2013 02:48 pmon
The country’s commercial banks are awash with idle money due to poor investment and lower credit demand, with almost all kind of business expansion remained suspended amid political uncertainty ahead of the upcoming general election.
Posted by Thu, Nov 07 2013 02:46 pmon
The LGRD ministry has asked Bangladesh Bank not to oppose the establishment of Palli Sanchay Bank (PSB), a bank proposed to encourage rural savings. Rural Development and Cooperatives Division of the ministry recently wrote a letter to the central bank governor in this regard, said officials.
Posted by Thu, Nov 07 2013 02:43 pmon
The committee of secretaries on Tuesday submitted recommendations to the finance minister regarding a separate pay scale for the employees of the Bangladesh and the four other state-owned commercial banks.
Posted by Thu, Nov 07 2013 02:38 pmon
Bangladesh Bank (BB) is preparing a guideline to help banks check forgery in online banking.The new guideline is likely to be issued next month, a central bank official told BSS on Sunday.The central bank is issuing the guideline against the backdrop of some incidents of credit card forgery and f...
Posted by Thu, Nov 07 2013 02:33 pmon
Most of the country’s commercial banks have showed positive earnings for the third quarter (July-September) of this year, but their cumulative earnings in three preceeding quarters (January-September) were negative.
Posted by Thu, Nov 07 2013 02:09 pmon
Bangladesh Bank Governor Dr Atiur Rahman stressed the need to prepare sector specific credit policy guideline as “the nature of different sectors is different from the environmental perspective.”
Posted by Thu, Nov 07 2013 11:20 amon
The parliament yesterday passed the much talked-about Grameen Bank Act, 2013, one that elevated the government roles in the running of the microcredit organisation without any increment of its ownership stakes.
Posted by Thu, Nov 07 2013 11:12 amon
Credit disbursement to the agriculture sector shot up by 24.82 per cent in the first quarter (July-September) of the current fiscal year 2013-14 compared to the same corresponding period of the previous FY 2012-13.
Posted by Thu, Nov 07 2013 11:10 amon
Bangladesh Krishi Bank (BKB) signed a partnership agreement with Dutch-Bangla Bank (DBBL) on mobile banking at the head office of the BKB on Wednesday.