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    Citi holds Belt and Road forum

    Business Desk | Updated at 09:48pm on August 12, 2018

    Citibank NA, Bangladesh recently hosted the ‘Belt and Road Forum Bangladesh 2018’ underlining Citi’s commitment to support Bangladesh, global clients and investors with the opportunities...

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    BB issues guideline on giving integrity award to bank employees

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:30am on August 10, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank has formulated ‘National Integrity Award Guideline’ for the scheduled banks in line with the government’s National Integrity Strategy with a view to giving...

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    BB redesigns entrepreneurs’ fund setting 2pc interest

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:07pm on August 07, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank has remodelled the Equity and Entrepreneurship Fund, scrapping the government’s equity investment provision in any project and allowing entrepreneurs to get loan at...

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    Bank officials unwilling to work in internal audit dept

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 03, 2018

    Forty per cent of the bank employees are unwilling to work in the banks’ internal control, compliance department due to huge workload in the department,...

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    PKB inducted as scheduled specialised bank

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:43am on August 01, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank has inducted state-run Probashi Kallyan Bank, which was initially set up as a financial institution for non-resident Bangladeshis, as a scheduled specialised bank....

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    Raising regulators’ standards stressed for global acceptance of B’desh pharma items

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on August 01, 2018

    Entrepreneurs and experts on Tuesday stressed raising standards of certification and regulatory bodies of the pharmaceuticals sector so that locally produced medicines were widely accepted...

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    BB unveils ‘cautious’ monetary policy ahead of nat’l polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:30am on August 01, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday announced a ‘cautious’ monetary policy for the first half (July-December) of the fiscal year of 2018-2019 without any major changes, eyeing...

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    BB bars mobile cos from holding stake in MFS cos

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 31, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Monday issued a set of regulations on mobile financial services, barring mobile phone companies from holding any stake in an MFS providing...

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    BB to declare MPS tomorrow, major changes unlikely

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:07pm on July 29, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank is set to announce tomorrow monetary policy for the first half (July-December) of the fiscal year of 2018-2019 with a view to helping...

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    Weak bond market creating pressure for banking sector

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:46am on July 27, 2018

    Weak bond market is intensifying pressure on the country’s banking sector, experts said on Thursday....