Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on October 13, 2019
Speakers at a seminar on Saturday called for appointing a commission to curb bad loans and save the ailing banking sector.
Mostafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on October 13, 2019
The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission may create a database of defaulters of bonds and debentures and would give banks and non-bank financial institutions access...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 10, 2019
A government committee has prepared recommendations for simplifying the bank account opening process but stepped back from easing documentation for getting loans from...
HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on October 06, 2019
State-owned Sonali Bank has received almost 1,000 applications for rescheduling defaulted loans worth Tk 3,317 crore under a government-announced special rescheduling facility on easy terms. The...
HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on September 24, 2019
Non-bank financial institutions have sanctioned 6.37 per cent of their outstanding loans without taking any security, according to a report prepared by the Bangladesh Bank’s...
HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2019
Bangladesh Bank on Sunday created scope for borrowing by banks low-interest fund directly from the central bank for investments in stocks amid turmoil in the...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 29, 2019
The government’s net borrowing from the banking system in the first 51 days of the current fiscal year (2019-2020) almost touched its net borrowing from...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 28, 2019
A visiting International Monetary Fund team on Tuesday expressed scepticism about success of the government move of appointing asset management companies for recovering bad loans...
| Updated at 12:00am on August 25, 2019
EXTERNAL public debt — which is certainly not the more, the merrier — could more than double in 2022, as New Age reported on Saturday,...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 24, 2019
The farm loan disbursement by banks in July, the first month of the current fiscal year (2019-2020), fell by 15.11 per cent or Tk 175.97 crore...