Bangladesh Bank

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    Businesspeople, economists shocked, want credible probe

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:57am on July 18, 2018

    Economists and businesspeople on Tuesday said allegations of mismatch in quality and quantity of gold kept in Bangladesh Bank vault were unexpected and shocking....

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    Mismatches detected in BB vault gold

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:45am on July 18, 2018

    Customs intelligence of National Board of Revenue in a recent investigation has detected a severe mismatch both in quality and quantity of gold deposited on...

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    BNP condemns ‘gold scam in Bangladesh Bank vault’

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:29pm on July 17, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Tuesday strongly denounced the reported gold scam in the central bank’s vault, saying it is another sign of plundering by...

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    FID recommendations go unheeded

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 11:39pm on July 14, 2018

    More than two dozens of recommendations, including regular disclosure of identity of big loan defaulters, made by Financial Institutions Division for quickening the recovery bad...

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    Bangladesh Bank sets transaction ceiling for contactless card payment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 13, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank has set per transaction ceiling of Tk 3,000 for the credit cards which would be operated in contactless system also known as near field...

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    Deals with govt only in paper

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:05am on July 08, 2018

    The much-hyped annual agreements aimed at improving performance of scam-hit state-owned commercial banks have remained mere paper works, with poor recovery of rising defaulted loan....

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    Deposits by Bangladeshis in Swiss banks Tk 4,091cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:30pm on June 28, 2018

    Deposits by Bangladeshi citizens in banks in Switzerland are worth Tk 4,091 crore or 481 million in Swiss Franc as of 2017, according to the latest...

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    Single-digit lending rate from July

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:27pm on June 20, 2018

    Bangladesh Association of Banks on Wednesday decided to bring down lending rate to 9 per cent and deposit rate to 6 per cent from next...

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    Keep ATM, POS, e-pay system safe, functional during Eid, BB asks banks

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:24pm on June 11, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Monday asked all banks to ensure uninterrupted transaction through automated teller machine, point of sales, e-payment gateway and mobile financial services during...

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    E-commerce sites allowed online export using banking channel

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:14pm on June 11, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Monday issued a circular facilitating export of goods from Bangladesh using the banking channel against customers’ online orders from abroad....