Inquiry underway into remittance inflow through non-banking channels

Bangladesh Bank (BB) has started inquiry into the reasons behind remittance inflow through non- banking channel.  Central Bank governor Fazle Kabir came up with the disclosure while announ ...

BB governor: GDP growth target may be surpassed

Bangladesh Bank Governor Fazle Kabir has announced the monetary policy for the second half of fiscal year 2016-17 (January-July), suggesting that the projected GDP growth target of 7.2% might get surp ...

Bernicat disappointed at violence against children

US Ambassador to Bangladesh, Marcia Bernicat expressed her disappointment and concern about the growth of violence against children. Marking her two year anniversary in Bangladesh yesterday, Be ...

New monetary policy eyes to pick up credit growth

Bangladesh Bank (BB) Governor Fazle Kabir has announced the Monetary Policy Stance (MPS) for July-December of the current fiscal year with a focus on private sector credit growth to achieve higher e ...

BB: Entire heist money is possible to recover

The central bank will recover its US$81 million heist fund from Philippine.  Bangladesh Bank (BB) Governor Fazle Kabir came up with the disclosure while announcing the half-yearly monetary ...

BB announces half-yearly monetary policy for FY17

Bangladesh Bank (BB) Governor Fazle Kabir has announced the Monetary Policy Stance (MPS) for July-December of fiscal year 2016-17, encouraging private sector credit growth to achieve higher GDP. Th ...

BB for risk management policy in MPS

Bangladesh Bank will take risk management policy to fight the negative impact of militant activities as the country has already started feeling the economic pinch due to a spate of terrorist attacks ...

PayPal to come to Bangladesh

State-owned Sonali Bank has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with PayPal, a global online payment system, to facilitate remittance inflow in Bangladesh. The MoU was signed with an aim ...

Sonali Bank signs MoU with PayPal

State-owned Sonali Bank has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with PayPal, a global online payment system, to facilitate remittance inflow in Bangladesh. The MoU was signed with an aim to ...

Terror attack pulls Eid sale down

Eid sale has suffered badly following the deadly terror attack on an upscale Dhaka restaurant that left at least 28 dead, including six attackers and 20 foreigners. According to sellers and tra ...

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