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    A collective failure about river protection, largely, mostly

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 08, 2020

    A COLLECTIVE failure comes to the forefront when it comes to issues of river conservation. The High Court — which on February 3, 2019 issued...

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    Tk 200 notes from March 18

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:53pm on March 05, 2020

    Bangladesh Bank is going to issue regular currency notes and commemorative notes of Tk 200 from March 18 marking the birth centenary celebration of Sheikh...

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    Bangladesh Bank gets special audit report on PLFS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on March 02, 2020

    Acnabin Chartered Accountants, the special auditor of out-of-operation People’s Leasing and Financial Services Limited, has submitted its audit report to the Bangladesh Bank...

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    Bangladesh Bank asks banks to set 9pc lending rate now for essential goods import

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:44pm on March 02, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Monday asked all scheduled banks to implement immediately the lending rate at the highest 9 per cent for import financing for...

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    Ibrahim Khaled quits as ILFSL chair

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on March 02, 2020

    Former Bangladesh Bank deputy governor Khondkar Ibrahim Khaled has resigned from International Leasing and Financial Services Limited as chairman in around one month of his...

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    Bangladesh Bank assures considering LDA demands for saving banking sector

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:17am on February 28, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank authorities on Wednesday assured the Left Democratic Alliance leaders to consider their demands of the alliance to save the banking sector of...

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    Single-digit lending rate from April 1

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 01:03am on February 25, 2020

    Bangladesh Bank on Monday set a ceiling on interest rate for all the lending products, except credit cards, of the banks at 9 per cent...

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    Bangladesh Bank enlists Bengal Commercial Bank as scheduled bank

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:07pm on February 23, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Sunday declared newly-licenced Bengal Commercial Bank as a scheduled bank, taking the total number of scheduled banks in the country to...

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    Northern Jute shuts production

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:04pm on February 23, 2020

    Northern Jute Manufacturing Company Limited has shut down its mill for an indefinite period as the Bangladesh Bank froze all of its bank accounts over...

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    Banks asked to use simplified account form by June 30

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:55pm on February 23, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Sunday asked all banks to follow new and simplified forms modified on recommendations of a government committee for opening bank accounts....