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For a sound financial system

For a sound financial system

Business

Sun, Jul 22 2018

High NPLs are the main threat to any bank’s profitability

‘ADR can help reduce non-performing...

‘ADR can help reduce non-performing...

Banks

Sun, Jul 22 2018

'BIAC along with Bangladesh Bank and the Association of Bankers Bangladesh Ltd has been working out...

China pledges $20 billion in loans for...

China pledges $20 billion in loans for...

World

Tue, Jul 10 2018

China will provide Arab states with $20 billion in loans for economic development, President Xi

ICB to waive Tk182cr in interest on...

ICB to waive Tk182cr in interest on...

Business

Sun, May 20 2018

The state-owned investment company Investment Corporation of Bangladesh (ICB) has initiated a move to...

ACC summons three businessmen over illegal...

ACC summons three businessmen over illegal...

Corruption

Fri, Apr 27 2018

They are being investigated over allegations that they have amassed illegal assets and occupied government...

Increased foreign credits in private...

Increased foreign credits in private...

Economy

Thu, Apr 26 2018

According to BIBM, private commercial borrowing from foreign sources has risen by 24% since 2013.

ACC summons 2 businessmen for putting...

ACC summons 2 businessmen for putting...

Corruption

Thu, Apr 26 2018

The ACC says it is not sure who the VVIP is.

Economists think banks should offer...

Economists think banks should offer...

Banks

Mon, Apr 9 2018

Bangladesh Bank has re-fixed the CRR at 5.5% for commercial banks on bi-weekly average basis from...

Punish the banks, not the people

Punish the banks, not the people

Editorial

Thu, Mar 29 2018

Banks, especially state-owned ones, have continuously flouted the rules and disbursed loans which have...

ADB approves $360m loan for railway...

ADB approves $360m loan for railway...

Development

Wed, Feb 21 2018

The total cost of the ADB Railway Rolling Stock Operations Improvement Project is $453.37 million

Man takes brother's life for Tk100...

Man takes brother's life for Tk100...

Nation

Sat, Feb 17 2018

The victim Rubel owed his cousin Abu Sayeed a loan of Tk100

BTMA to consider blacklisting loan...

BTMA to consider blacklisting loan...

Corruption

Wed, Feb 7 2018

'In the next board meeting, we will propose to blacklist and cancel the membership of those who are involved...

Muhith says Sonali Bank will be a model...

Muhith says Sonali Bank will be a model...

Banks

Sat, Feb 3 2018

'I firmly believe that within a few years, Sonali Bank will be in a position to render some of the greatest...

Interest on bank loans hiked to double...

Interest on bank loans hiked to double...

Banks

Mon, Jan 29 2018

As of December 2017, over 40 banks have hiked the interest rate on bank loans, and 30 of them are charging...

Getting bank loans: A tough task for...

Getting bank loans: A tough task for...

Business

Mon, Jan 22 2018

'Easy loan procedure would help ethnic people to improve their daily lives; but nowadays getting bank...

Government to increase foreign credit...

Government to increase foreign credit...

Economy

Sun, Dec 3 2017

'There is a 5% deficit in the present budget and the government wants to meet up this deficit by taking...

World Bank loan to be costlier for Bangladesh...

World Bank loan to be costlier for Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 13 2017

According to a letter from World Bank, Bangladesh from the next fiscal year will have to pay 2% interest...

1,400 deputy secretaries get Tk30 lakh...

1,400 deputy secretaries get Tk30 lakh...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 26 2017

The loans will be offered on a priority-basis

NGOs realising loan from flood victims...

NGOs realising loan from flood victims...

Nation

Mon, Aug 28 2017

The NGO workers have been visiting their clients at night to give them a remainder about their loan...

Woman commits suicide after failing...

Woman commits suicide after failing...

Crime

Tue, Aug 22 2017

Police claim the NGO workers' insults drove her to taking her life

BB governor stresses small loan...

BB governor stresses small loan...

Business

Tue, Aug 1 2017

The governor stressed the need for good governance to restore stability to the banking sector