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    Women’s presence drops

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:50pm on May 31, 2020

    The presence of women in the mid-level managerial posts in the private commercial banks dropped to 14.95 per cent in the July-December period of last...

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    EBL launches e-KYC to facilitate instant account opening

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:58pm on May 31, 2020

    Eastern Bank Limited on Sunday launched an instant account opening service named ‘EBL INSTA Account’ under e-KYC (electronic know-your-customer) guideline.Launching of the service, first of...

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    ABB seeks proper probe into EXIM Bank case

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:16pm on May 30, 2020

    The Association of Bankers, Bangladesh on Saturday demanded proper investigation into allegations of ‘abduction and intimation’ brought by two top officials of Exim Bank against...

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    Bangladesh Bank releases Tk 2,725.85cr for factory workers’ April salary

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 09:41pm on May 29, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank has disbursed another Tk 725.85 crore in May in favour of the banks for payment of workers’ wages in export-oriented industries for...

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    Banks return to normal routine Sunday

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:56pm on May 28, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Thursday asked banks to resume full-scale banking activities on Sunday in line with the government’s decision not to extend general holidays...

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    Investment limit on post office savings tools cut to Tk 20 lakh

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:49pm on May 28, 2020

    The government has lowered the investment limit on post office savings bank schemes by two-third as part of its plan to set an upper limit...

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    Helal new director of Janata Bank

    Business Desk | Updated at 09:23pm on May 21, 2020

    Former managing director of Bangladesh Krishi Bank Mohammad Helal Uddin has recently joined the board of directors of Janata Bank, said a press release. He...

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    AIIB approves $250m for Bangladesh to fight against COVID-19

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 09:21pm on May 21, 2020

    The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved $250 million for extending cooperation to Bangladesh government’s utmost efforts for combating Covid-19. ‘AIIB board of directors...

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    Remittance inches up before Eid

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:06pm on May 21, 2020

    The inflow of remittance rebounded a bit in the first 19 days of May as the expatriates sent money to their near and dear ones...

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    Bangladesh Bank refrains from setting NBFIs’ lending rate

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:38pm on May 20, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank has refrained from imposing a lending rate ceiling on non-bank financial institutions after more than two months of imposing such limit on...