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State-owned banks to acquire part of...

State-owned banks to acquire Navana...

Banks

Sun, Jul 5 2020

Agrani Bank is playing the lead role in the loan acquisition and overseeing the whole process

Banks slow in lending from stimulus...

Banks slow in lending from stimulus...

Banks

Sat, Jul 4 2020

Banks have been receiving a huge number of applications from pandemic-hit industries and businesses seeking...

OP-ED: A different approach

OP-ED: A different approach

Forrest Cookson

Sun, May 31 2020

Why Bangladesh Bank should lift restrictions on consumer credit

Exim Bank MD shot, tortured by Sikder...

Exim Bank MD shot by Sikder Group directors...

Crime

Wed, May 27 2020

The accused are on the run since the May 7 incident, say police

Rajshahi DC to NGOs: Refrain from realizing...

Rajshahi DC to NGOs: Refrain from realizing...

Nation

Tue, Mar 24 2020

Altogether 210 people are in home-quarantine in the district

Coronavirus: People hard pressed to...

Coronavirus: People hard pressed to...

Nation

Sun, Mar 22 2020

Many employees who have been working in different shops in the upazila are also struggling to pay back...

Industrial defaulted loans soar 14.51%...

Industrial defaulted loans soar 14.51%...

Business

Thu, Feb 27 2020

Senior central bankers said large industrialists who received huge bank loans did not repay in spite...

ADB provides $170m for capital market...

ADB provides $170m for capital market...

Banks

Sat, Feb 15 2020

'Significant progress has been made to further strengthen an enabling environment for sustainable...

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

The rich get away, the poor pay the...

The rich get away, the poor pay the...

Benoy Dutta

Wed, Aug 21 2019

It’s a broken system

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

Neither a borrower nor a lender be

Neither a borrower nor a lender be

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, Feb 7 2019

What are China’s intentions in Africa?

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...