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    Economists question FID training scheme for bank directors

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:41pm on December 13, 2020

    The Financial Institutions Division on Sunday formed a committee to train directors appointed by the government to scam-hit state-owned banks and financial institutions. Economists said...

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    HSBC launches second Business Excellence Awards

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 06:49pm on December 09, 2020

    The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited on Wednesday launched the second ‘HSBC Business Excellence Awards’ aiming at recognising and honour business enterprises and entrepreneurs...

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    Nagad wins best digital financial service award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:28pm on December 06, 2020

    Business Tabloid, an international business magazine, has awarded Nagad, the digital financial service of Bangladesh Postal Department, as the Best Digital Financial Services of 2020,...

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    HSBC hosts webinar on customs duty e-payment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:43pm on December 05, 2020

    The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation in Bangladesh organised a virtual session titled ‘Webinar on e-Payment of Customs Duty’ recently.   The event’s purpose was...

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    UCB Investment Ltd opens

    Staff Correspondent   | Updated at 04:27pm on November 30, 2020

    UCB Investment Limited, a subsidiary of United Commercial Bank Limited, was inaugurated at a Dhaka on Sunday, said a press release. Shibli Rubayat Ul Islam,...

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    Bankers should enhance credit disbursement to SMEs: Tipu Munshi

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:37pm on November 26, 2020

    Commerce minister Tipu Munshi on Thursday said that bankers should increase the disbursement of credit to small and medium entrepreneurs under stimuli for the sake...

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    Internet banking customer number tops 30 lakh till Sept

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:26pm on November 15, 2020

    The number of internet banking users surpassed 30 lakh at the end of September as people found fintech-based transactions more convenient compared with physical visits...

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    Govt bank borrowing drops 97pc in 4 months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:36pm on November 11, 2020

    The government’s borrowing from the country’s scheduled banks dropped further in October, bringing down the government’s net borrowing to Tk 945 crore in the July-October period...

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    SureCash helps to disburse elderly, disabled and widow allowances

    | Updated at 11:46pm on November 08, 2020

    Rupali Bank’s SureCash is working as one of the top mobile banking services for the distribution of allowances to the elderly, disabled and widows across...

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    BRAC Bank launches financial solution for BCS members

    | Updated at 01:01am on October 26, 2020

    BRAC Bank, in partnership with Bangladesh Computer Samity, has launched a financial solution, Uddom, to support BCS members. Uddom is a financial solution meant for...