• Monday, Oct 26, 2020
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BB instructs state-run banks for quick...

BB instructs state-run banks for quick...

Banks

Thu, Oct 8 2020

4 state-run banks instructed to increase loan recovery from defaulters

Stimulus for agriculture: Modhumoti,...

Stimulus for agriculture: Modhumoti,...

Banks

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Other scheduled banks, however, disbursed Tk1,892 crore in farm credit among 78,526 farmers from  the...

Forex reserves hit $40bn

Forex reserves hit $40bn

Banks

Thu, Oct 8 2020

It is possible to meet the import payment of ten months with the current foreign currency reserve

Bangladesh Bank extends benign foreign...

BB extends foreign exchange policies...

Banks

Tue, Oct 6 2020

The BB extended policy support till March 31 to cope with current circumstances

Bangladesh Bank expresses annoyance...

BB annoyed over poor loan...

Banks

Tue, Oct 6 2020

As per central bank data, 20 out of 42 banks which were asked to disburse loans from the package, are...

RMG Central Fund: BB presses banks to...

RMG Fund: Banks told to deduct .03%...

Banks

Tue, Oct 6 2020

Due to less than expected deposits at the fund by banks, the size of the fund remains very low

BASIS for 5% cash incentive on digital...

BASIS for 5% cash incentive on digital...

Economy

Mon, Oct 5 2020

The BASIS president said the central bank governor expressed optimism regarding implementation of the...

RMG central funds: Banks pressed to...

BB presses banks to deduct 0.03% from...

Banks

Mon, Oct 5 2020

The BB issued the instruction afresh following a recent letter of the labour and employment ministry,...

Banks' spread widens

Banks' spread widens

Banks

Mon, Oct 5 2020

The overall weighted average spread between lending and deposit rates of banks rose to 2.87% in August...

BIGD survey: 60% MFS account holders...

60% MFS users unable to operate by...

Nation

Sun, Oct 4 2020

As per the Bangladesh Bank (BB) data, MFS transactions went down to Tk41, 404 crore in August, which...

Remittances post 46% growth in...

Remittances post 46% growth in...

Banks

Thu, Oct 1 2020

Expatriate Bangladeshis sent $1.96 billion in remittances in August. September’s figure was 9.69%...

BB amends Entrepreneurship Support Fund...

BB amends ESF guideline

Business

Mon, Sep 28 2020

Women entrepreneurs can easily entitle for the support fund

‘New generation prefers digital banking...

‘New generation prefers digital banking...

Banks

Sun, Sep 27 2020

The new generation conducts most of their daily activities digitally, especially shopping. Now they also...

‘Most local banks ignore cyber security...

‘Most local banks ignore cyber security...

Banks

Sun, Sep 27 2020

Recently, most banks restricted their ATMs, cards and online transactions and strengthened their security...

Bangladesh Bank slashes repo rate to...

BB slashes repo rate

Banks

Thu, Sep 24 2020

The central bank lowered the rate with a view to align the REPO rate for stocks with the BB's  ...

Bangladesh Bank allows international...

Int'l cardholders can buy air tickets...

Business

Thu, Sep 24 2020

The central bank issued a circular in this regard, stating that customers could now purchase tickets...

Banks' credit card interest lowered...

Banks' credit card interest lowered...

Banks

Thu, Sep 24 2020

The instruction will be effective from October 1 this year

TIB: Bangladesh Bank now ineffective...

'BB failing to control defaulted...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 22 2020

A group of looters has taken the government as hostage, Iftekharuzzaman said

3 Bangladeshi banks listed in global...

3 banks flagged for suspect...

Banks

Tue, Sep 22 2020

According to the report, the banks transacted a total of $832,937 through eight suspicious transactions...

Disbursing stimulus funds for CMSMEs:...

BB presses banks for disbursing...

Commerce

Mon, Sep 21 2020

The banks will have to submit a summary report, as per the format prescribed by the central bank

Government retains incentives on export...

Government retains incentives on export...

Banks

Mon, Sep 21 2020

The 2% cash incentive also remained unchanged for the exporters of apparel products to the Eurozone in...