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    SBI profit rises

    Reuters . Bengaluru | Updated at 12:00am on October 27, 2019

    The State Bank of India reported a three-fold jump in quarterly profit and beat market expectations on Friday as asset quality at the country’s largest...

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    Kamal spurs NRBs to send remittance thru legal channel

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on October 27, 2019

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has urged the Bangladeshi expatriates to send more remittance through the legal channel saying that the government provided 2 per...

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    Merchant banks mushrooming despite poor performance

    Mostafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on October 26, 2019

    The number of merchant banks has mushroomed in recent years despite criticisms from different quarters about their role in the capital market and weak activities...

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    Transactions grow by 13.7pc in July-Sept

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on October 26, 2019

    Money transactions through mobile financial services (MFS) grew by 13.69 per cent or Tk 13,058.78 crore year-on-year in the July-September period of the current fiscal year...

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    Upgraded BACH clears Tk 8,000cr cheques, fund transfers on debut

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 25, 2019

    The Bangladesh Bank on Thursday launched the upgraded version of Bangladesh Automated Clearing House that would facilitate clearing bank cheques and electronic fund transfer twice...

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    Malaysia, Goldman discuss smaller penalty over 1MDB scandal

    Reuters . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:00am on October 24, 2019

    Malaysia has discussed a $2 billion to $3 billion settlement with Goldman Sachs over the US bank’s alleged role in the 1MDB scandal, Bloomberg reported...

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    Mamoon becomes NRB Bank AMD

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:00am on October 24, 2019

    Mamoon Mahmood Shah has joined NRB Bank as additional managing director recently, said a press release. A postgraduate in accounting from the University of Dhaka,...

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    Zuckerberg faces grilling on FB’s digital currency plans

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on October 24, 2019

    Facebook Inc chief executive Mark Zuckerberg will be grilled by parliament members over the company’s plan to launch a digital currency and efforts to prevent...

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    Bangladesh Bank allows banks to decide on pleas received

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 24, 2019

    The Bangladesh Bank on Wednesday allowed banks to take measures regarding the applications for special loan rescheduling and one-time exit facility they have already received...

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    3,00,000 staff of Indian state-led banks strike against mergers

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 12:00am on October 23, 2019

    Nearly 3,00,000 employees of Indian state-run banks went on strike on Tuesday against government plans to consolidate the sector through mergers as part of efforts...

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