Bangladesh House Building Finance Corporation (BHBFC) is set to distribute housing loan at 9 percent interest rate in Dhaka and Chattogram metropolitan areas.
Galaxy Sweater and Yarn Dyeing Limited, on August 25, 2010 took a loan of 80 crore from Janata Bank. At the end of 2015, the amount of the loan stood at Tk 659 crore.
An agreement has been signed between Bangladesh Krishi Bank and Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company Limited
School banking is gradually getting huge responses from the students across the country as deposits with the banking accounts crossed Taka 1,400 crore at the end of June 2018.
Defaulted loans in the country’s banking sector neared Tk 90,000 crore by the end of June as amount of such loans soared by 20.23 per cent or Tk 15,037 crore in the first six months of this year.
Number of commercial banks in the country has already exceeded 50 percent. Although salary and allowances by the bank are still less than 2 percent.
Speakers at a seminar today called for bringing all people under the banking services to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.
Recently, A country's leading man was paying a bill at Holi Artisan restaurant in Gulshan, from the ATM booth. The restaurant's cash officer identified the 500 taka notes he had given as fake. He has to read a lot of embarras
Banks are disbursing more loans compared to deposits.
Three Bangladeshi Banks– Dutch-Bangla Bank, Prime Bank and Mutual Trust Bank– are among winners of the fourth annual Trade Finance Programme (TFP) Awards announced by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
The Bangladesh Bank (BB) has turned down a plea of Janata Bank
The number of agent banking accounts across the country increased by 21.01 percent
AE Abdul Muhaimen on Wednesday submitted his resignation
Banks should increase their number of branches to give a boost to financial inclusion, said Finance Minister AMA Muhith.
The central bank is going to file a damage claim with a New York court by January next year to recover its reserve money stolen through one of the biggest cyber crimes in the world in February 2016.
The online platform will also enable SME businesses' easy access to finance, particularly short-term working capital, along with other banking facilities.
The presence of state-run banks in the top 10 list for non-performing loans may weaken the stability of the financial system as these banks play critical roles in financial intermediation.
Former Bangladesh Bank governor Atiur Rahman has received an award for economics, Mostafa Kamal of Meghna Group for commerce and industry and Bangladesh national cricket team captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza for sports.