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    Farm loan release drops by 13.7pc in 4 months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 23, 2018

    Disbursements of farm loans by banks dropped by 13.74 per cent in July-October period of the current financial year 2018-2019 compared with the same period...

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    BB sets farm loan target at Tk 21,800cr for FY19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:05pm on July 25, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank has set the agricultural loan disbursement target for banks at Tk 21,800 crore for the fiscal year 2018-19, increasing by 6.86 per cent, from...

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    Certificate cases being filed against farmers undesirable

    | Updated at 12:05am on May 18, 2018

    ABOUT 2,00,000 farmers facing certificate cases for default in the repayment of agricultural loans does not seem quite right....

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    Two lakh farmers facing certificate cases

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:05am on May 17, 2018

    About two lakh farmers across country are facing certificate cases for defaulting repayment of agricultural loans. The financial burden caused grave concern among the affected...

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    Farm loan growth slows to 2.55pc in 9 months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on April 18, 2018

    Disbursement of farm loan has increased by only 2.55 per cent during the July-March period of the current 2017-2018 fiscal year. It was 23.39 per...

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    Share best practices for sustainable rice production: experts

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:55am on April 09, 2018

    Experts and policy-makers from rice producing countries last week concluded an international annual gathering with a strong recommendation of sharing the proven best practices for...

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    Farm loan release growth slows amid banks’ liquidity crunch

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on March 29, 2018

    Farm loan disbursement growth rate slowed down in the July-February period of the fiscal year of 2017-18 compared with that in the same period of...

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    Farm loan release rises 8.7pc in Jul-Nov

    M Ibrahim Ibne Towhid | Updated at 10:38pm on December 19, 2017

    Farm loan disbursement by banks rose by 8.7 per cent in the first five months of the current financial year of 2017-2018 compared to the...

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    BB lowers provision for unclassified agro, micro credits

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:16pm on September 27, 2017

    Bangladesh Bank on Wednesday asked banks to keep one per cent general provision, instead of the existing 2.5 per cent, against all unclassified short-term agricultural...

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    Flood-hit farmers mustn’t be menaced for loan repayment

    | Updated at 12:05am on August 25, 2017

    MICROCREDIT lenders reportedly pressuring farmers in Sunamganj — who are as yet financially unstable and unable to manage daily meals after their crops had been...