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    Pvt sector credit growth remains above BB target

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on June 02, 2018

    Private sector credit growth declined for the second consecutive month in April but remained well above the central bank projected limit, thus nullifying banks owners’...

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    Dissatisfied bank clients closed 16.52 lakh accounts in 2017

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on June 01, 2018

    The number of customers dissatisfied with banking services has been on the rise as 16.52 lakh dissatisfied customers closed their accounts in the year 2017,...

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    Bangladesh Bank cuts interest spread to rein in soaring lending rate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:52pm on May 30, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Wednesday cut banks’ interest rate spread by 1 percentage points and took a number of other steps to halt the rising interest...

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    Mercantile Bank eyes top position, says MD

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:47pm on May 30, 2018

    Mercantile Bank Limited aimed to be the number one bank in terms of profit making, services and skilled management in the country’s banking sector, said...

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    Deposit money duly in RMG central fund

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:10pm on May 29, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday asked all banks to ensure deduction of 0.03 per cent of the encashed export value from the export-oriented readymade garment factories...

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    Southeast Bank director transacts 36 lakh shares during prohibition

    Mostafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on May 28, 2018

    A Southeast Bank sponsor-director has violated securities rules by transacting more than 36.82 lakh shares during a prohibition period and without any declaration, sources said....

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    Banks asked to submit detailed info on agent banking

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 28, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank has asked banks to submit verified checklist of documentation for getting approval for agent banking operation and opening new agent banking outlet....

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    Agent banking accounts double in a year

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on May 26, 2018

    Agent banking accounts have doubled in just one year ending in March this year, with the service now at the doorstep of the rural people....

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    Contribute to building non-communal society, president tells youth

    United News of Bangladesh . Mymensingh | Updated at 12:09am on May 26, 2018

    President Abdul Hamid on Friday urged the young generation to contribute to building a discrimination-free non-communal society by enriching them through practising Nazrul’s works and...

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    Each hajj pilgrim allowed to carry $1,000 in cash

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 24, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank would allow each hajj pilgrim to take $1,000 in cash with him/her for expenses. A BB circular issued Wednesday said that the cash...