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    Punitive measures against perpetrators are the answer

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2018

    THE Financial Institutions Division’s plan to train directors to safeguard interests of state-owned banks sounds farcical as it is unlikely to work....

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    FID to train directors to save scam-hit public banks

    Shakahwat Hossain | Updated at 12:41am on November 18, 2018

    The Financial Institutions Division begins a programme in Dhaka today to train directors to safeguard interests of state-owned banks amidst expert scepticism about any positive...

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    Muhith calls loan defaulters shameless

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:26am on September 28, 2018

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Thursday called loan defaulters ‘shameless’. Talking to reporters after a meeting with representatives of the International Business Forum of Bangladesh...

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    Farm loan release drops 25pc in July-Aug

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:55am on September 26, 2018

    Disbursements of farm loans by banks dropped by 25.18 per cent in the first two months of the current financial year 2018-2019 compared with the...

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    Defaulted bank loans near Tk 90,000cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:16pm on September 10, 2018

    Defaulted loans in the country’s banking sector neared Tk 90,000 crore by the end of June as amount of such loans soared by 20.23 per...

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    AFD demands car loan facility for military officers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on September 09, 2018

    The Armed Forces Division has suggested that the finance ministry should amend the guideline for interest-free car loan facility making military officials ranking major and...

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    Defaulter AnonTex lobbies for fresh loan

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:03am on August 21, 2018

    AnonTex Group is lobbying hard for fresh loans although it has already defaulted on credit of over Tk 5,500 crore extended by state-owned Janata Bank....