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  • Banking sector now orphan: CPD

    The Centre for Policy Dialogue yesterday came down hard on the finance ministry for the host of moves it made earlier this month to

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    'Deteriorating Health' of Banking Sector: It's a big worry for economy: WB

    The deteriorating health of banking sector has become a major concern for the economy, the World Bank said yesterday.

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    Banking Sector: TIB worried at proposal for reporting law

    Transparency International Bangladesh yesterday termed the Bangladesh Association of Banks' proposal of formulating the Bank Reporting Act as illegal and expressed deep concern over it.

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    Family grip on private banks to tighten

    Parliament yesterday passed the Banking Companies (Amendment) Act 2017 amid criticism from various quarters that the revised law will help a single family tighten its hold on a private bank.

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    Subsidy in banking sector to avoid disaster: Muhith

    Finance Minister AMA Muhith tells parliament that the government has given subsidy to state-run banks in a bid to avoid any possible disaster in banking sector. Amid criticism that there is no good governance in banking sectors, Muhith says his government is working very seriously for ensuring good governance in banking sector and money market.

  • Default loans soar

    Default loans soar

    Default loans have dogged the country's banking sector for nearly three decades now, despite various reform efforts -- an alarming pattern that has damaged the economy and deprived honest borrowers of funds.

  • Unrest biggest risk to near-term outlook: WB

    Political unrest, vulnerability in the banking sector and low investment stand in the way of higher GDP growth and economic development, the World Bank said.