Brac Bank

Brac Bank increases Astha fund transfer limits

Brac Bank has enhanced the fund transfer limits on its Astha mobile app and Astha web interface to provide customers with a better digital banking experience.

July 31, 2022
July 31, 2022

Finacing the future, sustainably

Global temperatures have been rising at an alarming pace in recent years thanks to increased human activity and as such, even climate change deniers can now perceive the growing heat wave.

July 13, 2022
July 13, 2022

Brac Bank increases Astha fund transfer limits

Brac Bank has enhanced the fund transfer limits on its Astha mobile app and Astha web interface to provide customers with a better digital banking experience.

April 5, 2022
April 5, 2022

bKash incurred loss of Tk 123 crore in 2021

Losses of bKash, a subsidiary of Brac Bank, widened by 83 per cent year-on-year in 2021, even though its revenue rose by 21 per cent, for incurring higher costs on training, investment and waivers on the charge to send money.

January 2, 2022
January 2, 2022

Brac Bank on a roll

Brac Bank is a private commercial lender, but it put the unbanked population and sustainable banking at the heart of its activities from the word go instead of making hefty profits because of its deep conviction that if it can serve the society and clients well, profits will automatically pour in. 

June 22, 2021
June 22, 2021

Brac Bank partners with five new remittance exchange companies

Brac Bank has partnered with five new exchange companies to channel wage earners’ remittance through its countrywide network.

October 31, 2018
October 31, 2018

Brac Bank offers agent banking

Brac Bank has decided to go big with agent banking in a bid to get business by providing financial services to the unbanked.

December 27, 2017
December 27, 2017

Banker goes ‘missing’ in Dhaka

A senior officer of a private bank reportedly has been “traceless” from Dhaka city’s Niketan area.

April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016

ADB signs $30m loan for garment sector

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) signs a $30-million loan deal with Brac Bank, which will be used to finance the construction and upgrade of garment factories in Bangladesh.

April 24, 2016
April 24, 2016

bKash agent shot, Tk 5 lakh looted in Mirpur

Miscreants shoot a bKash agent and loot Tk 5 lakh from him in Mirpur area of Dhaka.

March 5, 2016
March 5, 2016

Tomorrow’s nation builders urged to work for the progress of Bangladesh

The Daily Star presents awards to around 2,000 students who achieved outstanding results in O and A levels examinations in 2014 and 2015.