• Monday, Jul 26, 2021
  • Last Update : 12:57 am
Banks return to regular timing from...

Banks return to regular timing

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 14 2021

With effect until July 19

BB extends deadline for foreign entities...

Deadline for foreign cos seeking loans...

Banks

Thu, Jul 1 2021

Any such financing would need to be informed to the relevant central bank department within a week of...

BB alerts banks, MFS over cyber...

BB alerts banks for cyber threats

Banks

Thu, Jul 1 2021

The directive was issued to be prepared for cyber attacks against possible financial and transaction-related...

Banks to continue operating in limited...

Banks to operate in limited...

Banks

Sun, Jun 27 2021

Banks will remain open to keep export-oriented functions active during the strict lockdown

NPLs rise by 6,351C in Q1'21

NPLs rise by 6,351C in Q1'21

Banks

Tue, Jun 15 2021

Defaulted loans of the banking sector stood at Tk95,085.35 crore, which was 8.07% of the total outstanding...

Private sector credit growth continues...

Private sector credit growth continues...

Economy

Thu, Jun 10 2021

In April, private sector credit growth stood at 8.29%, down from 8.79% a month ago

Women to get 25% of Tk3,000cr refinancing...

Women to get 25% of Tk3,000cr refinancing...

Banks

Wed, Jun 9 2021

This is meant for women from two segments, microcredit and microenterprise credit

BB: 1.24C people beneficiaries of 12...

BB: 1.24C people beneficiaries of 12...

Banks

Mon, May 31 2021

About 83% of the packages have already been disbursed

Limited scale banking to continue until...

Limited scale banking till May 23

Banks

Sun, May 16 2021

Related directives issued in the previous circulars will also remain in effect

Mad rush at banks ahead of Eid...

Mad rush at banks ahead of Eid

Banks

Sun, May 9 2021

Banks will be closed on Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Banks to remain closed for next 7 out...

Banks closed next 7 out of 9 days

Banks

Thu, May 6 2021

As per the instructions of Bangladesh Bank, banks will only remain open on Sunday and Tuesday

Bangladesh Bank increases supervision...

BB increases supervision of banks to...

Business

Thu, May 6 2021

Forms eight inspection departments for smooth surveillance

Banking hours extended till 2pm

Banking hours extended till 2pm

Banks

Wed, May 5 2021

Officials and employees of banks must stay at their respective workstations during the Eid holidays

BB removes Mercantile Bank Director...

BB removes Mercantile Bank Director...

Banks

Wed, Apr 28 2021

The central bank issued the removal instruction on Tuesday

Farm credit lending reduced to 8%

Farm credit lending reduced to 8%

Banks

Thu, Apr 22 2021

The new interest rate would be effective from April 1 this year

Bangladesh Bank’s bank transfer issues...

Bangladesh Bank’s bank transfer issues...

Business

Wed, Apr 21 2021

Although the interbank cheque clearing system was restored from April 18, EFT remained halted till...

BB's financial institutions and markets...

BB's financial institutions and markets...

Banks

Mon, Apr 19 2021

This stemmed from the various actions taken by its former executive director and division head

Validity extended on overseas payments...

Validity extended on overseas payments...

Banks

Thu, Apr 15 2021

Due to the pandemic, holding webinars and virtual meetings have become a regular phenomenon

Outward remittances of royalty, other...

Outward remittances of royalty, other...

Business

Sun, Apr 11 2021

BIDA under the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) last month issued new guidelines on outward remittance...

BB slashes annual maintenance fee for...

BB slashes annual maintenance fee for...

Banks

Sun, Apr 11 2021

Banks usually charge account maintenance fees twice a year, but the central bank instructed the lenders...

Banking hours extended by 30mins for...

Banking hours extended by 30mins for...

Banks

Sun, Apr 11 2021

However, the country’s lenders will operate from 10am to 3pm, the central bank said in a notice...