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    BB approval must to extend loans to cinema owners

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:39pm on March 03, 2021

    Banks will have to take approval from the Bangladesh Bank for issuing loans from a Tk 1,000-crore refinance scheme to cinema owners for renovation, modernisation, purchasing...

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    Green financing by banks, NBFIs rises by 62pc in Dec-end quarter

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:36pm on March 02, 2021

    Financing by banks and non-bank financial institutions for environment-friendly initiatives rose by 62.36 per cent or Tk 14,984.59 crore in the October-December quarter of 2020 compared...

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    Sonali Bank inaugurates Bangabandhu Corner

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:19pm on March 02, 2021

    Sonali Bank Limited has set up a Bangabandhu Corner and a mural of the country’s founding president, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, to mark his birth centenary....

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    Capital shortfalls in 10 banks hit Tk 28,950cr in Dec-end quarter

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 11:54pm on March 01, 2021

    Capital shortfalls in 10 banks swelled by 50.36 per cent or Tk 9,695.89 crore in the October-December period of the year 2020 as a number of...

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    Remittance rises by 33.51pc in July-Feb

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:52pm on March 01, 2021

    The amount of remittance rose by 33.51 per cent or $4.19 billion in eight months (July-February) of the current fiscal year 2020-21 compared with that...

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    BKash brings new offer for customers

    | Updated at 11:12pm on March 01, 2021

    BKash customers can send money to five favourite (Priyo) BKash numbers without any charge, said a press release, said a press release. Fifty million BKash...

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    NBFIs asked to ensure vigilance on disbursed loans

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:03pm on February 28, 2021

    The Bangladesh Bank on Sunday asked all non-bank financial institutions to ensure proper vigilance on and utilisation of loans which are disbursed from the NBFIs...

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    Pvt sector credit growth inches down in Jan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:01pm on February 28, 2021

    Private sector credit growth dropped marginally in January after a slight recovery in the previous month as businesses still observed caution about making fresh investments....

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    Tk 65,622cr injected into economy till Jan

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:00pm on February 28, 2021

    Injection of money in the form of loans into the country’s economy reached Tk 65,622 crore at the end of January of 2021 under 10 stimulus...

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    Premier Bank, SKS Foundation sign MoU

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:55pm on February 28, 2021

    The Premier Bank Limited and SKS Foundation signed a memorandum of understanding for providing agriculture loan, said a press release issued on Sunday. The loan...