Grameen Bank

June 30, 2022
June 30, 2022

PM’s allegations, Yunus Centre’s clarifications

The Yunus Centre has released a statement refuting allegations brought against Nobel laureate Dr Muhammad Yunus recently.

March 2, 2018
March 2, 2018

Rules changed thrice in four years

The government has amended the electoral rules of Grameen Bank for the third time in four years after its previous

May 18, 2016
May 18, 2016

Yunus awarded for women empowerment

Women Deliver, a New York-based global organisation, awards Grameen Bank Founder Dr Muhammad Yunus for his innovation in women empowerment.

February 6, 2016
February 6, 2016

Yunus urges global unity

Nobel laureate Prof Muhammad Yunus yesterday called for a global unity to launch a fight against wealth concentration in the hands of a few as it is a threat to peace.

January 16, 2016
January 16, 2016

Bank MD’s removal led to Padma fund cancellation threat: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina alleges that she had been threatened that funding to Padma Bridge project would be stopped if a particular person was not there as the managing director of a particular bank.

February 17, 2015
February 17, 2015

Grameen Bank comes under state oversight

Grameen Bank has virtually come under full state oversight for the first time in its 33-year history, after the current board's tenure expired on Sunday and the government failed to hold elections to select its successor.