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Agent banking getting popular

Agent banking getting popular

Banks

Mon, Nov 18 2019

The number of outlets increased by 75.50% to 9,391, up from 5351 a year earlier

A bad loan too many

A bad loan too many

Opinion

Mon, Jul 8 2019

It is a matter of some concern that the amount of non-performing loans has continued to rise

Default culture and governance do not...

Default culture and governance do not...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jun 27 2019

Stricter actions must be taken against willful loan defaulters

Budget FY2019-20: More futuristic than...

Budget FY2019-20: More futuristic than...

Economy

Fri, Jun 14 2019

Key features include: New VAT act, money whitening facility, wealth tax, incentives for capital...

Where are the people’s fortunes?

Where are the people’s fortunes?

Longform

Wed, Jun 12 2019

Is the story of prosperity only fiction?

Resolution of stressed assets: Lessons...

Resolution of stressed assets: Lessons...

Mamun Rashid

Fri, Jun 7 2019

What our policy-makers can learn from India

Ending the culture of bad loans

Ending the culture of bad loans

Editorial

Fri, May 17 2019

This culture of corruption and subsequent bad loans must be taken seriously

Most private banks break promise of...

Most private banks break promise of...

Banks

Thu, Apr 11 2019

Former BB Governor Salehuddin Ahmed, however, said the pledge made about interest reduction was not implementable...

Saving the banking sector

Saving the banking sector

Editorial

Tue, Mar 5 2019

Some of the ideas proposed by the committee could greatly benefit the industry

Massive reforms to fix ailing banking...

Massive reforms to fix ailing banking...

Business

Mon, Mar 4 2019

The committees have been tasked with making specific recommendations to reduce default loans

Fire Service Inspection Report: Five...

Fire Service Inspection Report: Five...

Banks

Sun, Mar 3 2019

173 bank branches highly risky, 647 branches risky

Putting an end  to default culture

Putting an end to default culture

Editorial

Thu, Feb 7 2019

The public should not keep having to pay the price

FBCCI dialogue on power: High bank interest...

FBCCI dialogue on power: High bank interest...

Business

Mon, Feb 4 2019

Both the State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid and FBCCI President Md Shafiul...

Sales of savings certificates soar:...

Sales of savings certificates soar:...

Banks

Sun, Jan 13 2019

According to data, in July-November of FY19, savings certificate sales increased 2.31% or Tk489.86 crore,...

Operating profits of most banks...

Operating profits of most banks...

Banks

Tue, Jan 1 2019

Although most banks in the country could not finalize their annual accounts on the scheduled day, some...

Banks to remain closed for 4 days ahead...

Banks to remain closed for 4 days ahead...

Election

Wed, Dec 19 2018

They will resume operations from January 1, 2019, the notification also stated

BB instructs banks to reduce default...

BB instructs banks to reduce default...

Banks

Wed, Dec 19 2018

According to sources at the meeting, the central bank expressed concern over soaring default loans, which...

Banks’ annual accounts closing on December...

Banks’ annual accounts closing on December...

Banks

Wed, Dec 19 2018

According to the circular, due to the national polls scheduled on December 30, all scheduled banks will...

Spread of 16 banks still much...

Spread of 16 banks still much...

Banks

Wed, Nov 28 2018

On 30 May 2018, BB directed all the banks to bring down their spreads to 4%, to reduce high interest...

Banks urged to practice centralized,...

Banks urged to practice centralized,...

Business

Sun, Nov 25 2018

BIBM associate professor Mohammed Sohail Mustafa & his team presented the research paper on the topic...

Please stop coddling state-owned...

Please stop coddling state-owned...

Editorial

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Time and again, our government keeps bailing out these loss-making institutions, straining the public...