Bangladesh Banking sector

Govt’s Aggressive Bank Borrowing: Private sector may face credit crunch

The government is going to exceed its annual limit for bank borrowing within the first half of this fiscal year due to poor revenue collection, and this could give a credit crunch for the private...

November 21, 2018
November 21, 2018

Are the criticisms misplaced?

The finance minister recently told the chairpersons and directors of state-owned banks that those who highlight the sorry state of the banking sector—the culture of loan default, the flouting of...

July 14, 2018
July 14, 2018

‘Mistrust over banking sector an ominous sign’

A slight mistrust has been created among the people over the country’s banking sector in recent time, which is an “ominous sign” for the banks, Bangladesh Bank Governor Fazle Kabir says.

June 11, 2018
June 11, 2018

Muhith keeps mum on banking sector

Nothing budges Finance Minister AMA Muhith after yesterday’s spree of attacks as he kept from commenting over the banking sector at parliament today.

June 9, 2018
June 9, 2018

Bangladesh needs to boost productive investment: IMF

Bangladesh will need to boost productive investment by addressing infrastructure bottlenecks and strengthening the banking sector to keep ongoing momentum unhurt, the IMF said in its annual...

April 18, 2018
April 18, 2018

Banking sector now an orphan: CPD

The banking sector, which is currently going through choppy waters thanks to rising loan irregularities and deteriorating corporate