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    Farm loan release falls by 15pc in July

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

    The farm loan disbursement by banks in July, the first month of the current fiscal year (2019-2020), fell by 15.11 per cent or Tk 175.97 crore...

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    NBFIs witness 32pc default loan increase in Jan-March

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on August 19, 2019

    Defaulted loans in the non-bank financial sector increased 32.3 per cent or Tk 1,761 crore during the January-March quarter of the year 2019 amid massive...

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    Krishak Dal wants loan waiver, rehab for farmers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:31am on August 07, 2019

    Jatiyatabadi Krishak Dal on Tuesday demanded waiver of agricultural loans, new interest-free loans and sustainable rehabilitation programmes for farmers in flood affected areas of...

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    Big defaulters still not willing

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:13am on July 31, 2019

    Small defaulters are showing interest in rescheduling their loans under the relaxed restructuring policy adopted in May reportedly under political pressure while big defaulters still...

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    BIFC losses mount as no progress in loan recovery

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on July 30, 2019

    Losses of struggling Bangladesh Industrial Finance Company keep mounting with the non-bank financial institution making no progress in recovering its non-performing loans, especially those from...

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    Sharp rise in public bank bad loans

    Shakhawat Hossain      | Updated at 12:00am on July 16, 2019

    Bad loan in half a dozen state-owned banks including scam hit Sonali, Janata and BASIC increased by 5,182 crore in January-March period as the recovery...

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    BB finds irregularities in sanctioning Tk 400cr in loans by IBBL

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on July 16, 2019

    A Bangladesh Bank investigation has found irregularities in sanctioning loans worth Tk 400 crore by Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited (IBBL) to an entity and one individual...

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    Car loans likely for specialised bank officers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:02am on July 12, 2019

    The bankers holding the posts equivalent to assistant general manager and above of the state-owned specialised banks and financial institutions are likely to be given...

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    Exit plan for loan defaulters

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on June 14, 2019

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Thursday said that the insolvency and bankruptcy laws would be made effective to offer exit to the loan recipients...

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    Banks asked again to ensure loan moratorium facility

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 04, 2019

    The Bangladesh Bank once again asked the banks to provide jute sector businesses with moratorium facility for partial or total amount of their outstanding loans...