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    Visa card spend rises 7pc y-o-y in festive season

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:51pm on August 12, 2018

    Spend on Visa cards in Bangladesh during Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr this year increased 7 per cent while the number of transactions was up by 8...

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    Banks keep stocks afloat for 4th day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:49pm on August 12, 2018

    Dhaka stocks finished flat on Sunday despite a fall in the share prices of two-thirds of the traded scrips as investors continued to buy bank...

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    BB issues guideline on giving integrity award to bank employees

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:30am on August 10, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank has formulated ‘National Integrity Award Guideline’ for the scheduled banks in line with the government’s National Integrity Strategy with a view to giving...

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    Bank officials unwilling to work in internal audit dept

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 03, 2018

    Forty per cent of the bank employees are unwilling to work in the banks’ internal control, compliance department due to huge workload in the department,...

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    BB unveils ‘cautious’ monetary policy ahead of nat’l polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:30am on August 01, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday announced a ‘cautious’ monetary policy for the first half (July-December) of the fiscal year of 2018-2019 without any major changes, eyeing...

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    BB spots swindle of Tk 4000cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:14am on August 01, 2018

    The Bangladesh Bank has submitted reports to law enforcement agencies to take measures against financial irregularities involving Tk 4,000 crore....

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    BB to declare MPS tomorrow, major changes unlikely

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:07pm on July 29, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank is set to announce tomorrow monetary policy for the first half (July-December) of the fiscal year of 2018-2019 with a view to helping...

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    FID reminds BB, SoBs to recover bad loans

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:05am on July 29, 2018

    Financial Institutions Division has reminded the Bangladesh Bank and the state-owned banks of its 26 recommendations, including regular disclosure of identity of big loan defaulters...

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    MBL honours 5 eminent persons on its 19th founding anniv

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:35pm on July 28, 2018

    Mercantile Bank Limited on Saturday honoured five eminent citizens of the country for their outstanding contributions to different sectors and appreciated five young bankers to...

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    Weak bond market creating pressure for banking sector

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:46am on July 27, 2018

    Weak bond market is intensifying pressure on the country’s banking sector, experts said on Thursday....