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BB joint director dies of Covid-19

BB joint director dies of Covid-19

Coronavirus

Mon, Jun 22 2020

He was admitted to the hospital after testing positive for Covid-19 on June 12

Non-bank entities can now provide banks’...

Non-bank entities can now provide banks’...

Banks

Sun, Jun 21 2020

BB issues licencing guidelines

BB cut CRR for NBFIs to boost...

BB cut CRR for NBFIs to boost...

Banks

Sun, Jun 21 2020

The central bank issued a circular slashing bi-weekly average CRR rate to 1.5% from 2.5% and daily CRR...

11 banks suffer Tk8,632cr in provision...

11 banks suffer Tk8,632cr in provision...

Banks

Sun, Jun 21 2020

The high amount of non-performing loans in the banking sector is largely responsible for the huge provision...

NPLs down by Tk1,821cr in 3 months

NPLs down by Tk1,821cr in 3 months

Banks

Sat, Jun 20 2020

At the end of March this year, the amount of NPLs in the banking sector stood at Tk92,510 crore, which...

Banks asked to take immediate measures...

Banks asked to take immediate measures...

Business

Fri, Jun 19 2020

Banks have been asked to set up separate help desks at every branch to assist applicants seeking stimulus...

CRR rate cut announced for offshore...

CRR rate cut announced for offshore...

Banks

Thu, Jun 18 2020

The central bank issued a circular slashing bi-weekly average CRR rate to 2% from 4% and daily CRR rate...

Good borrowers’ interest rebate...

Rebate for good borrowers scrapped

Banks

Thu, Jun 18 2020

'Earlier, a borrower had to pay from 15 to 16% interest against loan and rebate was...

Withdraw enhanced excise duty on bank...

Withdraw enhanced excise duty on bank...

Banks

Wed, Jun 17 2020

BAB in a letter requests the finance minister to consider it  in the final budget

Banks asked to spend 60% CSR fund on...

Banks asked to spend 60% CSR fund on...

Banks

Wed, Jun 17 2020

Scheduled banks were asked to spend 60% of their CSR fund for health sector, 30% for education and 10%...

BAB seeks withdrawal of excise duty...

BAB seeks withdrawal of excise duty...

Banks

Wed, Jun 17 2020

The association fears the extra tax will discourage clients from keeping deposits in banks

Bangladesh Bank: Banks can now issue...

Banks can now issue international debit...

Banks

Tue, Jun 16 2020

It is the first time that BB has given permission on issuing the cards, as banks can now issue only international...

Banks in red zones to stay shut

Banks in red zones to stay shut

Banks

Tue, Jun 16 2020

However, if authorities concerned want them open, the branches will operate at a limited scale, says...

BB extends loan default facility until...

Loan default facility extended till...

Banks

Mon, Jun 15 2020

Earlier, the similar facility was extended by the BB until June 30, this year

Banks’ repo borrowing swells up

Banks’ repo borrowing swells up

Banks

Mon, Jun 15 2020

As per the central bank data, the banks’ borrowing through REPO was to the tune of Tk2,07,500 crore...

Bangladesh Association of Banks recommends...

BAB recommends up to 15% pay cut in...

Banks

Sun, Jun 14 2020

Several banks begin cutting staff salaries, BB still in dark

DT Webinar: Experts question about high...

DT Webinar: Experts question about high...

Economy

Fri, Jun 12 2020

Prof Rehman Sobhan said the banks are facing many problems in disbursing the credit component of the...

Budget FY21: Govt to keep existing 2%...

Budget FY21: Govt to keep existing 2%...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Remittance inflow grew by 8.72% to $16.56 billion in 11 months of the outgoing fiscal year, as per Bangladesh...

Budget FY21: Govt sets lower borrowing...

Budget FY21: Govt sets lower borrowing...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal placed the national budget for FY2020-21 in parliament on...

Budget FY21: Govt sets higher bank borrowing...

Budget FY21: Govt sets higher bank borrowing...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

The overall budget deficit is expected to be Tk1,85,987 crore

Budget FY21: Corporate tax rate remains...

Budget FY21: Corporate tax rate remains...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

All the other rates including 25% tax rate for publicly traded companies remain unchanged