- April 23, 2018
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Meghna Bank Limited commenced its operation from may 9, 2013
Independent Director Prof Md Nazmul Hassan has been selected as the new chairman
The court sentenced the bank’s former assistant vice president Torikul Islam and client Salauddin to 17 years in jail each in two different cases
‘They [the regulators] have created a crippled banking sector’
Hackers breached Bangladesh Bank’s systems in early 2016 and tricked the Federal Reserve Bank of New York into sending as much as $81 million to accounts at Rizal Commercial Banking Corp (RCBC) in the Philippines
‘Interest rates have to be slashed and they should be in single digits. Otherwise, investment will not accelerate along with employment generation’
Cases are being filed against defaulted clients to collect loans, the finance minister says
Finance Minister said he had given lists of loan defaulters several times to lawmakers in parliament
Earlier, the ACC imposed a travel ban on 17 people including several current and former top officials of Farmers Bank Limited
The branches, those are related with Chittagong port or customs, will remain open round the clock every day by ensuring enough security
Bangladesh Bank has re-fixed the CRR at 5.5% for commercial banks on bi-weekly average basis from 6.5%.
The central bank should come forward to revive the country’s banking sector, speakers say at the Bangla Tribune’s latest Boithoki roundtable held in its Dhaka office on April 5. The program titled ‘Strong economy, weak banks’ was moderated by Munni Saha and was telecast live on ATN News. The program is also available on YouTube channel and Facebook page of Bangla Tribune
According to Sonali Bank officials, the central bank had debited Tk892 crores from the bank’s account following the Hallmark scam, and gave the money to a number of banks without its consent
The bank authorities claimed that they were “not removed, rather they voluntarily resigned”
The central bank issued a circular in this regard on Tuesday.
The study said, the amount of the annual loss is equivalent to 10,000 crore of fiscal year 2016-17
The Bangladesh Bank issued the directive in order to make the savings schemes more attractive as well as keep the interest rates on loans business-friendly.
All scheduled banks in Bangladesh were earlier required to maintain 6.5% CRR with the central bank on bi-weekly average basis
‘The Bank Reporting Act is needed, but not to create obstacles in the way of disclosing information on corruption, irregularities and fraud’