BB asks banks to keep LC margin on onion import within 9pc
Bangladesh Bank (BB) on Thursday asked banks to keep the interest rates on the loans used to import onions at maximum 9 per cent, reports BSS.
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Bangladesh Bank reserve heist: Court fixes new date for probe report
A Dhaka court on Thursday set 12 October to submit a probe report in the case lodged over Bangladesh Bank (BB) reserve heist that took place in 2016.
10 September 2020, 9:40
Exclusive interview: Khondkar Ibrahim Khaled
‘Banks are not a place for politics’
Khondkar Ibrahim Khaled, former banker, deputy government of Bangladesh Bank, speaks at length to Prothom Alo about various issues of the banking sector.
4 September 2020, 17:41
Forex reserve tops $39b as migrant workers send record remittance in July
Bangladeshi migrant workers have sent home a record amount of remittance in July of the current 2020-21 fiscal
1 September 2020, 17:06
Central bank reserve heist: Court fixes probe report submission date
Hackers stole $101 million from the Bangladesh Bank’s accounts with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in February 2016
9 August 2020, 10:08
Who pockets the NBL loans?
The central bank says that much of the NBL loans are going into various accounts of the Sikder family who own the bank.
26 July 2020, 12:30
Bangladesh Bank relaxes import transaction rules
Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday waived the requirement of submission of bill of entry (B/E) in hard copy by the importers for bringing simplification in import transactions
21 July 2020, 14:28
Fazle Kabir reappointed BB governor for next 2 years
The government has reappointed Fazle Kabir as the governor of Bangladesh Bank for the next two years until 3 July, 2022, reports UNB.
15 July 2020, 15:25
JS passes bill raising BB governor age limit to 67
Parliament passed the Bangladesh Bank (Amendment) Bill, 2020 on Thursday raising the age limit for appointing Bangladesh Bank governor to 67 years from 65
9 July 2020, 6:58
Bill placed in JS to raise BB governor's age limit
The Bangladesh Bank (Amendment) Bill, 2020 was placed in Jatiya Sangsad on Wednesday to extend the age limit of the governor of the central bank to 67 years
8 July 2020, 9:10