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BB forbids MFS providers from airing...

BB forbids MFS providers from airing...

Business

Mon, Mar 8 2021

The development comes after certain vernacular used in an advertisement of Nagad started making rounds;...

National Bank of Pakistan to shutter...

National Bank of Pakistan to shutter...

Business

Sun, Mar 7 2021

The foreign lender had applied to the central bank last year to shutter its Sylhet branch

Record profit for Dutch-Bangla Bank...

Record profit for Dutch-Bangla Bank...

Stock Market

Sat, Mar 6 2021

The host of facilities extended by the Bangladesh Bank to soften the blow of the global coronavirus pandemic...

Citibank’s profit takes a hit for...

Citibank’s profit takes a hit for...

Stock Market

Sat, Mar 6 2021

The performance is better than its parent group, which saw its profit crash 41.2 per cent to $11.4...

Loans now cost less than 9%...

Loans now cost less than 9%...

Banks

Fri, Mar 5 2021

Fast forward a year and now most of the banks are offering their loans products, out of their own volition,...

Pubali Bank to issue Tk 500 crore perpetual...

Pubali Bank to issue Tk 500 crore perpetual...

Stock Market

Fri, Mar 5 2021

A perpetual bond is a fixed income security with no maturity date and is often considered as a type of...

A price war brewing in MFS

A price war brewing in MFS

Banks

Thu, Mar 4 2021

This week, bKash announced it was making sending money within its network free of charge to five...

BB instructs banks to sever ties with...

BB instructs banks to sever ties with...

Banks

Thu, Mar 4 2021

The letter was the result of the statements made by Tapan Kanti Sarkar, founder president of CTO Forum...

Janata Bank finally took stock of all...

Janata Bank finally takes stock of all...

Banks

Wed, Mar 3 2021

At the end of last year, Janata Bank’s defaulted loans stood at Tk 13,622.5 crore

Banks’ capital base swerves the wrong...

Banks’ capital base swerves the wrong...

Banks

Tue, Mar 2 2021

As of December last year, banks’ capital adequacy ratio stood at 11.64 per cent, down from 11.94...

Remittance inflows slowly reverting...

Remittance inflows slowly reverting...

Banks

Tue, Mar 2 2021

In February, expatriate Bangladeshis sent home $1.78 billion, down 9.2 percent from the previous...

IFIC Bank to issue Tk 500cr subordinated...

IFIC Bank to issue Tk 500cr subordinated...

Stock Market

Tue, Mar 2 2021

The BSEC had previously cancelled the bank's right offer proposal due to its inability to appoint...

Arif Khan, architect of IDLC’s golden...

Arif Khan leaves IDLC to start investment...

Banks

Mon, Mar 1 2021

Khan leaves after five years at the helm of Bangladesh's leading NBFI

BB orders Nagad, bKash to cool off their...

BB orders Nagad, bKash to cool off their...

Banks

Mon, Mar 1 2021

The two MFS providers are spreading propaganda against each other by violating the publicity policy of...

No demand for credit from businesses...

No demand for credit from businesses...

Economy

Mon, Mar 1 2021

Private sector credit growth, which stood at 8.32% in January, is unlikely to pick up before the second...

BB asks NBFIs to ensure proper utilisation...

BB asks NBFIs to ensure proper utilisation...

Banks

Mon, Mar 1 2021

The central bank also instructed the NBFIs to increase their monitoring to see whether loans from one...

OP-ED: The tale of two dividend...

OP-ED: The tale of two dividend...

Business

Sun, Feb 28 2021

The Bangladesh Bank should stand firm against the bank directors and shareholders’ desire for...

A borrower of IPDC, Shahjalal Bank in...

A borrower of IPDC, Shahjalal Bank in...

Banks

Sun, Feb 28 2021

It all started in 2004, when Chowdhury applied for a Tk 20 crore-loan from IPDC to purchase medical...

Seven banks were credit-happy amid the...

Seven banks were credit-happy amid the...

Banks

Fri, Feb 26 2021

As of December 31, last year, BASIC, National, NRB Global (now Global Islami Bank), Padma, the Islamic...

Banking world loses its voice of...

Banking world loses its voice of...

Banks

Thu, Feb 25 2021

And no one had a bigger role in broadcasting the role of influential people behind the scams than...

BB restricts NBFIs’ cash dividend to...

BB restricts NBFIs’ cash dividend to...

Banks

Thu, Feb 25 2021

NBFIs that availed the BB’s deferred provisioning facility are not allowed to declare any cash...