• Tuesday, Jul 05, 2022
  • Last Update : 04:24 pm
Limited scale banking to continue until...

Limited scale banking till May 23

Banks

Sun, May 16 2021

Related directives issued in the previous circulars will also remain in effect

Mad rush at banks ahead of Eid...

Mad rush at banks ahead of Eid

Banks

Sun, May 9 2021

Banks will be closed on Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Banks to remain closed for next 7 out...

Banks closed next 7 out of 9 days

Banks

Thu, May 6 2021

As per the instructions of Bangladesh Bank, banks will only remain open on Sunday and Tuesday

Bangladesh Bank increases supervision...

BB increases supervision of banks to...

Business

Thu, May 6 2021

Forms eight inspection departments for smooth surveillance

Banking hours extended till 2pm

Banking hours extended till 2pm

Banks

Wed, May 5 2021

Officials and employees of banks must stay at their respective workstations during the Eid holidays

BB removes Mercantile Bank Director...

BB removes Mercantile Bank Director...

Banks

Wed, Apr 28 2021

The central bank issued the removal instruction on Tuesday

Farm credit lending reduced to 8%

Farm credit lending reduced to 8%

Banks

Thu, Apr 22 2021

The new interest rate would be effective from April 1 this year

Bangladesh Bank’s bank transfer issues...

Bangladesh Bank’s bank transfer issues...

Business

Wed, Apr 21 2021

Although the interbank cheque clearing system was restored from April 18, EFT remained halted till...

BB's financial institutions and markets...

BB's financial institutions and markets...

Banks

Mon, Apr 19 2021

This stemmed from the various actions taken by its former executive director and division head

Validity extended on overseas payments...

Validity extended on overseas payments...

Banks

Thu, Apr 15 2021

Due to the pandemic, holding webinars and virtual meetings have become a regular phenomenon

Outward remittances of royalty, other...

Outward remittances of royalty, other...

Business

Sun, Apr 11 2021

BIDA under the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) last month issued new guidelines on outward remittance...

BB slashes annual maintenance fee for...

BB slashes annual maintenance fee for...

Banks

Sun, Apr 11 2021

Banks usually charge account maintenance fees twice a year, but the central bank instructed the lenders...

Banking hours extended by 30mins for...

Banking hours extended by 30mins for...

Banks

Sun, Apr 11 2021

However, the country’s lenders will operate from 10am to 3pm, the central bank said in a notice...

Bank transactions to be carried out...

2.5 hours banking during lockdown

Banks

Sun, Apr 4 2021

However, the country’s lenders will operate from 10am to 2pm

BB further extends deadline for agricultural...

BB further extends deadline for agricultural...

Banks

Thu, Apr 1 2021

The previous deadline was set to expire on March 31

Industrial loans were not much in demand...

Industrial loans were not much in demand...

Banks

Mon, Mar 29 2021

In the October-December quarter of last year, lenders disbursed 9.93 per cent lower to the industrial...

BB removes First Finance MD over...

BB removes First Finance MD over...

Banks

Sun, Mar 28 2021

Despite the Bangladesh Bank rejecting the NBFI’s application for his appointment once on January...

BB asks 4 state banks to reduce NPLs,...

BB asks 4 state banks to reduce NPLs,...

Business

Thu, Mar 25 2021

Every six months, these goals are evaluated at meetings with the banks

Borrowers get more relief in...

Borrowers get more relief in...

Business

Wed, Mar 24 2021

Clients will enjoy the relaxed facility based on the banker-customer relationship

Satellite channel distributors allowed...

Satellite channel distributors allowed...

Business

Tue, Mar 23 2021

BB will consider applications from authorised dealer banks on behalf of their customers

NBFIs can now give out 30% dividend...

NBFIs can now give out 30% dividend...

Banks

Tue, Mar 23 2021

A maximum of 15 per cent can be issued as cash dividends while the remaining 15 per cent can be issued...