Dr Atiur Rahman

No liquidity crisis in banking sector: Atiur

Bangladesh Bank governor Dr Atiur Rahman on Thursday said there is no liquidity crisis in the banking sector and the call money rate now stands at 3-4 per cent. He said this while addressing the concluding ceremony of a foundation training course of Bangladesh Bank's newly-appointed officers at its training academy at Mirpur in Dhaka.

Investors take to street amid fall of indices

The aggrieved investors took to the street Sunday again, as Dhaka stocks experienced yet another fall.

UCB takes a lead on BEFTN

United Commercial Bank Limited (UCB) has recently signed a contract with CSE to provide services under the Bangladesh Electronic Fund Transfer Network held at Bangladesh Bank premises in the presence of the Governor of Bangladesh Bank Dr Atiur Rahman

Credit report goes online to streamline lending process

Bangladesh Bank (BB) today introduced online Credit Information Bureau (CIB) reports, upgrading the country's financial sector to the scale of developed world to ensure more transparency, accountability and efficiency in lending activities of banks and non-banking financial institutions.

BB to provide online CIB reports from July 19

Bangladesh Bank (BB) will start providing online information of its Credit Information Bureau (CIB) reports to banks and non-banking financial institutions (NBFIs) from July 19, which will make faster the lending services and will eventually cut the cost of doing business.

Governor asks open help desk in all branches of Bangladesh Bank

Bangladesh Bank Governor Dr Atiur Rahman on Saturday asked all central bank branches across the country to set up ‘Help Desk’ for better service to the people.

Remittance touches record mark

The remittance inflow crossed the $11 billion mark in the last fiscal year, according to official data. Economists said the money sent by the expatriates played a major role in alleviating poverty

BB taking measures to tackle risks to economy

Bangladesh Bank (BB) is taking different measures to tackle persisting and emerging risks to the country's economy and to ensure inclusive growth, BB governor Dr Atiur Rahman told a program today

Atiur blames quarters to influence global inflation check move

Bangladesh Governor Dr Atiur Rahman said some pretty straightforward global disciplines that could keep global commodity price volatility and global inflation

Dr Atiur Rahman stresses e-payment at banks - June 04, 2011

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Bangladesh Bank Governor Dr Atiur Rahman on Saturday stressed introducing electronic payments at all banks for facilitating fast, safe and secure money transfer to meet their payment obligations.

BB introducing e-payment in banks for fast, safe money transfer

Dr Atiur Rahman on Saturday stressed introducing the electronic payments in all banks for facilitating fast, safe and secure money transfer.

Tagore pioneered development approach in Bengal: Dr Atiur

Poet Rabindranath Tagore pioneered the inclusive development approach in Bengal, said Bangladesh Bank (BB) Governor Dr Atiur Rahman.

Former WB chief vouches for Bangladesh

James Wolfensohn, former president of the WB, will advocate for Bangladesh so that the country gets more assistance from WB & IMF as it has made remarkable achievements.

Plan to end leadership uncertainty: Atiur to MFIs

Bangladesh Bank Governor Dr Atiur Rahman on Wednesday asked the country’s Microfinance Institutions (MFIs) to develop a succession plan to kill off any uncertainty over leadership in the future.

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