Category Archives: BANKING


Mr. Md. Shahabuddin Alam elected Chairman of Risk Management Committee of Mercantile Bank Limited

Mr. Md. Shahabuddin Alam was born in a respectable educated Muslim Family of South Middle Halishahar, Chittagong. Md. Shahabuddin Alam assumed overall control of family business in the year 1988…


Banks donated Tk 1.9b to PM’s Relief Fund: Atiur

Bangladesh Bank Governor Dr Atiur Rahman said the banking community of the country has so far donated Taka 1.9 billion to the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund for creating employment for…


Prime Bank women entrepreneu

Bangladesh Bank Governor Dr Atiur Rahman hands over a cheque of Prime Bank for Tk 10.00 lakh as term loan to a women entrepreneur in Cox’s Bazar recently. Prior to…


Awarding Ceremony of Mercantile Bank Abdul Jalil Education Scholarship -2013 In Chittagong

Today 30th May 2015 Mr. Md. Shahabuddin Alam -Chairman, Risk Management Committee distributed Cheques and Certificates of “Mercantile Bank Abdul Jalil Education Scholarship-2013” as Chief Guest among the meritorious students…


IBBL holds Business Development Conference 2015

Two days long ‘Business Development Conference 2015’ of Chittagong North and South Zones of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited was held at a local hotel in Chittagong on 29-30 May 2015….


Union Bank opens Rajshahi branch

With the purpose of providing shariah based modern banking services to the clients, the Union Bank Ltd has opened its Rajshahi branch on Thursday, says a press release. Union Bank…


BB elected co-chair of AFI SME Finance Working group

Alliance for financial Inclusion (AFI), the global network of financial regulators has chosen Bangladesh Bank (BB) as co-chair in one of its major policy area- the SME Finance working group…


Tk 900cr recapitalisation fund for six sick state banks

The finance ministry has decided to inject Tk 900 crore into six cash-strapped public banks suffering from huge capital shortfall. The finance ministry officials said the move would shore-up the…


Bankers urged to gather knowledge on Risk Management

Bankers have been urged to gather knowledge on Risk Management so that they can minimise the Credit Risk of their respective banks. Chairman of ICCB Standing Committee on Banking Technique…


BB asks banks to stop overstay of staff at office

The central bank has asked the commercial banks not to force their employees, particularly female staff, to stay at office after 6.00pm to ensure a congenial working condition for them….