17h ago| Business

Banks asked to ensure all employees are vaccinated

The Bangladesh Bank today instructed banks to collect Covid-19 vaccine certificate from their employees such that the third wave of the coronavirus can be contained efficiently.

19h ago| Business

Stocks break six-day gaining streak

The stock market index dropped today after a rising for six continuous days thanks to the profit-booking trend among investors.

3d ago| Business

Shakib’s star power not enough for Peoples Bank to get BB approval

The proposed Peoples Bank has failed to manage the Bangladesh Bank’s approval to start its operation despite having star cricketer Shakib Al Hasan in the lender’s list of shareholders.

1w ago| Banks

BB delineates CSR fund use

Bangladesh Bank yesterday issued guidelines on how banks and non-bank financial institutions should use corporate social responsibility (CSR) funds, with focus on education, health and climate...

1w ago| Business

Seven key factors to fuel fintech innovation

Bangladesh is touched by the technology revolution across almost all sectors from supply chain to transportation and trading to banking.

2w ago| Business

Up to Tk 5,000 allowance for state banks' employees working in haor, char areas

Officers and employees of six state-owned commercial banks in haor, island and char areas will get an allowance between Tk 1,650 and Tk 5,000 per month.

January 23, 2022
January 23, 2022

Banks asked to ensure all employees are vaccinated

The Bangladesh Bank today instructed banks to collect Covid-19 vaccine certificate from their employees such that the third wave of the coronavirus can be contained efficiently.

January 23, 2022
January 23, 2022

Stocks break six-day gaining streak

The stock market index dropped today after a rising for six continuous days thanks to the profit-booking trend among investors.

January 20, 2022
January 20, 2022

Shakib’s star power not enough for Peoples Bank to get BB approval

The proposed Peoples Bank has failed to manage the Bangladesh Bank’s approval to start its operation despite having star cricketer Shakib Al Hasan in the lender’s list of shareholders.

January 20, 2022
January 20, 2022

Bangladesh Bank fixes salary of entry level private bankers

For the first time in history, Bangladesh Bank today fixed minimum salary of entry level officials of banks in order to encourage talented young to take banking as a career and play role for the...

January 20, 2022
January 20, 2022

Bangladesh Bank extends loan moratorium for shipbuilders

Bangladesh Bank today extended the relaxed loan repayment facility for shipbuilders in a bid to help the industry tackle adversities derived from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

January 19, 2022
January 19, 2022

Dhaka Bank arranges Tk 520 crore for Chandpur Power

Dhaka Bank Ltd has arranged Tk 520 crore for Chandpur Power Generations Ltd (CPGL), a sister concern of Doreen Group.

January 18, 2022
January 18, 2022

City Bank reappoints Mashrur Arefin as MD

Mashrur Arefin has been reappointed as managing director and chief executive officer of City Bank Ltd for another three-year term with effect from January this year.

January 15, 2022
January 15, 2022

BRAC Bank raises junior-grade salaries up to 50%

BRAC Bank has increased the salaries of junior grade employees by up to 50 per cent with effect from January 1, 2022.

January 13, 2022
January 13, 2022

National Bank fined Tk 55 lakh for credit card anomaly

The Bangladesh Bank has fined National Bank Tk 55 lakh as it tried to conceal loan related information of 11 persons, which is a gross violation of the banking rules.

January 12, 2022
January 12, 2022

One Bank teams up with MTB to build digital ecosystem

One Bank has teamed up with Mutual Trust Bank for removing cash friction and building a digital ecosystem by providing interoperability service between MTB and OK Wallet, a mobile financial...