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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

Borrowers up to Tk1 lakh to enjoy bank...

Borrowers up to Tk1 lakh to enjoy bank...

Banks

Wed, Jun 10 2020

The central bank also allowed the banks to shift the applicable interest to its earnings

Sales of savings tools drops 73% in...

Sales of savings tools drops 73% in...

Economy

Wed, Jun 10 2020

Stricter regulations act behind the fall, say experts

‘Unplanned stimulus delivery to increase...

‘Unplanned stimulus delivery to increase...

Economy

Tue, Jun 9 2020

Speakers say at dialogue on stimulus package assessment

Sluggish economy widens trade deficit...

Sluggish economy widens trade deficit...

Economy

Mon, Jun 8 2020

The deficit rose by $243 million or 1.74% year-on-year to $14.22 billion during the period (July-April)...

BB awards license to new NBFI

BB awards license to new NBFI

Banks

Sun, Jun 7 2020

'Bangladesh Bank on March 19, awarded licence to the Strategic Finance and Investments Limited as...

Pvt sector credit growth plunges to...

Pvt sector credit growth drops to...

Economy

Sun, Jun 7 2020

Experts cautioned that the credit disbursement situation might deteriorate further in May as the shutdown...