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    BB may launch in January MFS operator-bank interoperability

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on November 03, 2019

    The Bangladesh Bank is likely to launch interoperability between the mobile financial service operators and the banks in January, 2020 with a view to making...

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    Lebanon banks reopen as protests ease

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut, Lebanon | Updated at 12:00am on November 02, 2019

    Lebanon banks reopened for the first time in two weeks on Friday as the country began to return to normal following mass demonstrations for radical...

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    UK MPs want bank payments ‘speed bump’ to stop scammers

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on November 02, 2019

    A mandatory 24-hour delay on all first-time payments from one bank account to another would cut mounting fraud in finance, UK parliament members said in...

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    Yes Bank gets $1.2b offer

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on November 01, 2019

    India’s Yes Bank Ltd said on Thursday it had received a binding offer of $1.2 billion from a global investor as the private-sector lender looks...

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    US Fed cuts interest rates for 3rd time this year

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on November 01, 2019

    The Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut interest rates for the third time this year to help sustain US growth despite a slowdown in other parts...

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    RBI orders probe into alleged data leak of 1.3m cards

    Reuters . New Delhi/ Mumbai | Updated at 12:00am on November 01, 2019

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked banks to ensure customers’ debit and credit card data is secure and investigate reports that say data...

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    Bangladesh Bank cuts bank account maintenance fees

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 01, 2019

    The Bangladesh Bank on Thursday slashed the bank account maintenance fees for both savings and current accounts to increase deposit in banks and bring small...

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    Bank interest spread falls below 4pts for 1st time

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on November 01, 2019

    The overall weighted average interest rate spread in the country’s banking sector fell below 4 percentage points for the first time in September amid a...

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    Deposits in banks rising as NSC sales fall

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on October 31, 2019

    Deposit growth in the country’s banking sector improved a bit to 11.39 per cent year-on-year in August of the current fiscal year 2019-2020 after hovering...

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    Govt extends contract of BB dy governor Moniruzzaman

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2019

    The government has extended the contractual appointment of Bangladesh Bank deputy governor SM Moniruzzaman by nearly 13 months till December 31, 2020. The public administration...

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