Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 10, 2018
Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday issued risk management guidelines afresh scrapping earlier one against the backdrop of the growing non-performing loans and increasing risk in the...
Reuters . Zurich | Updated at 03:25pm on October 07, 2018
The era of mystery-cloaked numbered Swiss bank accounts has officially come to a close as Switzerland, the world’s biggest centre for managing offshore wealth, began...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 07, 2018
State-owned Janata Bank, reeling from loans scams, has sought consent from the Financial Institutions Division for offering more than six per cent interest rate on...
Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:05am on October 06, 2018
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) warned on Friday that Pakistan needs to quickly secure ‘significant external financing’ to stave off a foreign currency crisis, though...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 06, 2018
The number of farmers’ accounts opened with the country’s scheduled banks increased by 79,567 to 93.17 lakh in the January-June period of 2018 and the...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 04, 2018
The inter-bank exchange rate of the US dollar against the taka has started to inch up in last two days after remaining static for three...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 03, 2018
Remittance inflow to the country increased by 13.75 per cent in the first quarter of the current financial year 2018-2019 as non-resident Bangladeshis sent home...
Business Desk | Updated at 12:00am on October 03, 2018
Kazi Towhidul Alam joined as additional managing director of Social Islami Bank Limited on Monday, said a press release.
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:53am on October 02, 2018
The visiting International Monetary Fund officials on Monday expressed concern over the growing non-performing loans in the state-owned commercial banks in absence of good governance,...
Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 01:49am on October 02, 2018
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said on Monday it would pump 360 billion Indian rupees ($4.95 billion) into money markets in October, pledging to...