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Related News - Bangladesh Bank

BB announces monetary policy for 2022-23 fiscal year

Bangladesh Bank (BB) has announced a new monetary policy for the 2022-2023 fiscal year. This time 14.10 percent loan has been projected in the private sector. In other words, Governor Fazle Kabir announced a contractionary monetary policy by reducing it by 70 percent from the previous monetary policy.

18:00 30 June 2022

Bangladesh Bank catches fire

A fire broke out on the fourth floor of Bangladesh Bank headquarters in the capital. Four units of Fire Service and Civil Defense are working to douse the blaze.

19:20 20 June 2022

Abdur Rouf Talukder made new BB Governor

Current Finance Secretary Abdur Rouf Talukder has been made the new Governor of Bangladesh Bank (BB).

16:49 11 June 2022

Religious affairs ministry requests to keep bank open Sat

The Ministry of Religious Affairs has requested Hajj activities-related banks be kept open on Saturday to facilitate sending money to Hajj pilgrims in Saudi Arabia.

15:03 9 June 2022

BB dismisses news of scrapping Tk 1000 notes

Bangladesh Bank has brushed aside as simply a rumour the news that the Tk 1,000 bank notes will be scrapped.

18:12 11 May 2022

BB asks banks to extend online, internet-based services

Bangladesh Bank (BB) has asked banks to provide online and internet-based banking services to clients round the clock during the upcoming Eid holidays.

21:50 28 April 2022

New notes of Tk 10 issued 

Motijheel office of Bangladesh Bank on Sunday issued new notes of Tk 10 to ensure an adequate supply of the notes in the market amid huge demand. 

11:20 10 April 2022

New notes worth Tk 23cr arriving on Eid

Considering the customers, Bangladesh Bank (BB) has issued new notes in the market on the eve of Eid every year. It has been decided to issue new notes worth Tk 23,000 crore in the market due to additional demand this Eid.

14:46 9 April 2022

Bank to run from 9:30 am to 4 pm in Ramadan: BB

Bangladesh Bank, the country’s central bank, today has announced the banks’ office and transaction schedule for the month of Ramadan. During the month of Ramadan, transactions will be done from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm. Besides, the office will run from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm.

17:23 30 March 2022

Recruitment test of 5 combined banks postponed

The recruitment test for the post of ‘Officer (Cash)’ of 5 combined banks under Bankers’ Selection Committee has been postponed. 

14:30 26 January 2022

BB to release commemorative coin

Bangladesh Bank (BB) and Japan Mint have jointly minted a silver coin of Taka 50 which is going to be issued by BB on February marking the '50th Anniversary of Bangladesh-Japan Diplomatic Relations'.

21:30 24 January 2022

BB fixes salary for entry level bankers

For the first time in history, Bangladesh Bank has fixed the minimum salary for entry level officials of banks. Besides, no officials can be fired for not achieving the target or on the pretext of incompetence.

20:57 20 January 2022