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Bangladesh lowest in bank soundness...

Bangladesh lowest in bank soundness...

Banks

Wed, Oct 23 2019

Finland topped the bank soundness chart scoring 95.5, while Singapore ranked second scoring 91.2 scare...

A lesson for SoBs

A lesson for SoBs

Editorial

Wed, Oct 9 2019

The amount of bad loans in the country may be far higher than currently reported

A silver-bullet solution

A silver-bullet solution

Editorial

Tue, Sep 3 2019

Lowering interest rates would also encourage more investment into future business projects

Banking sector face Tk12,897cr provision...

Banking sector face Tk12,897cr provision...

Banks

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Thirteen public and private sector banks are on the list, according to the Bangladesh Bank latest...

IMF: Banking sector vulnerable

IMF: Banking sector vulnerable

Banks

Fri, Jun 28 2019

The multi-lateral lending agency differed with the government’s GDP growth target for the fiscal...

Reforms on the cards to fix ailing banking...

Reforms on the cards to fix ailing banking...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Prior to elections in December 30, 2018, Awami League had pledged to undertake an effective and sustainable...

The culture of bad loans must end

The culture of bad loans must end

Editorial

Wed, Jun 12 2019

When it comes to non-performing loans, state-owned commercial banks stood out as the chief culprit

MCCI: Corrupt banking sector poses biggest...

MCCI: Corrupt banking sector poses biggest...

Economy

Mon, May 13 2019

The review notes that Bangladesh’s economy is progressing well, although its performance remains...

Kamal: Capital market not under govt...

Kamal: Capital market not under govt...

Parliament

Sun, Apr 28 2019

He assures the government will do whatever is needed to run it strongly

JS body for implementing single digit...

JS body for implementing single digit...

Banks

Mon, Apr 15 2019

The parliamentary watchdog was informed that so far 279 garment industries and 411 non textile institutions...

SCB Trade Awards honour top business...

SCB Trade Awards honour top business...

Banks

Mon, Apr 1 2019

The bank also felicitated three national export trophy gold winners with awards

Bank NPLs down by Tk 5,450cr in three...

Bank NPLs down by Tk 5,450cr in three...

Banks

Tue, Feb 26 2019

The amount, however, has soared by Tk 19,608cr compared to the same period in 2017

Looking back, looking forward

Looking back, looking forward

Mamun Rashid

Sun, Jan 27 2019

We need to adopt new measures to promote Bangladesh’s capital market

Loan scams, soaring NPLs, bank owners...

Loan scams, soaring NPLs, bank owners...

Banks

Wed, Jan 2 2019

The roles of the government, particularly the Ministry of Finance and Bangladesh Bank (BB) were largely...

Banking sector weak, says Muhith

Banking sector weak, says Muhith

Business

Sun, Nov 18 2018

Muhith in his speech blamed directors of private commercial banks, saying many directors take loans from...

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...

Bankers say many challenges to building...

Bankers say many challenges to building...

Banks

Mon, Jul 30 2018

The bankers asked Bangladesh Bank to offer a choice for routing transactions, and also to ensure interoperability...

No, Bangladesh should not have an export...

No, Bangladesh should not have an export...

Business

Sat, Jul 21 2018

Some answers are easy

Banks profit amid challenges

Banks profit amid challenges

Banks

Mon, Jul 2 2018

According to the banks’ calculation, Islami banks have made more profits compared to other conventional...

Will government concessions help private...

Will government concessions help private...

Banks

Mon, Jun 25 2018

'The initiatives that the government has taken will hardly be effective to reduce the lending interest...

What does the taxman know about...

What does the taxman know about...

Business

Sun, Jun 24 2018

The point of having a market economy is that prices are not centrally set