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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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    Padma Bank’s 58th board meeting held

    Business Desk | Updated at 09:36pm on May 17, 2020

    The 58th meeting of the board of directors of Padma Bank was recently convened online to ensure banking services in the wake of the coronavirus...

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    Major portion of stimulus to be implemented by SoBs: bankers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:29pm on May 07, 2020

    A major portion of stimulus packages may be implemented through the state-own banks (SoBs) owing to their vast branch network and good liquidity position than...

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    Industries ministry seeks Tk 1,100cr seed money for small entrepreneurs

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 09:49pm on May 06, 2020

    Under the stimulus package announced by the government for SME sector, industries ministry has sought Tk 1,100 crore as seed money for providing loan assistance...

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    Bangladesh Bank extends banking hours till 2:30pm from May 10

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:56pm on May 05, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday extended the banking hours till 2:30pm from 1:00pm, setting May 10 as the effective date for the revised bank transaction...

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    Banking hours extended

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 06:59pm on May 05, 2020

    Banking transaction hours had been extended further by 90 minutes with effect from May 10, said a Bangladesh Bank circular on Tuesday. The circular, issued...

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    Prime Bank makes its internet banking registration process easier

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:03pm on April 26, 2020

    Prime Bank has made its internet banking registration easier and more secured for customers who are increasingly using digital banking amid the lockdown due to...

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    19.2 lakh MFS accounts created in RMG sector since April 4

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:37pm on April 18, 2020

    Around 19.20 lakh Mobile Financial Service (MFS) accounts have been created since April 4 in the readymade garment (RMG) sector following a move of the...

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    Banking hours cut to 12:30pm

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:05pm on April 10, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank has reduced the bank transaction hours by half an hour to 12:30pm with an effect from tomorrow. The BB came up with...

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    Bankers for more cut in REPO rate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:58pm on April 10, 2020

    Bankers have proposed that the central bank should lower the applicable interest rate on the REPO (Repurchase Agreement) facility further to make liquidity cheaper for...