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  Volume: XXIV, Issue No. 11 January 16-31, 2015  


Banglalink launches innovative internet Smart Packs
_A Monitor Report Dhaka : Bangladesh, Banglalink the second largest telecom operator of the country has come up with an innovative and attractive data pack offer called 'Smart Pack'. Banglalink has constantly focused on introducing innovative concepts, in line with the corporate slogan of 'start something new'. To reiterate its focus on innovation, Banglalink is launching smart packs, the first of its kind in Bangladesh. Through these internet packs the subscribers will be able to connect . More...
BB Governor honoured by 'The Banker'
_A Monitor Report Dhaka : On January 5, "The Banker" UK-based financial magazine of the Financial Times group, bestowed the award of "Central Bank Governor of the Year, Asia-Pacific for 2015" on Bangladesh Bank Governor Dr. Atiur Rahman, in recognition of his work exemplifying how central banks can play essential role in promoting financing of socially and environmentally responsible initiatives without compromising on growth or macroeconomic stability. Besides, Dr. Rahman's award for the As. More...
Credit card users to pay double on inter-bank ATM transactions
_A Monitor Report Dhaka : Credit card users will have to pay Tk 20 in place of Tk 10 for each inter-bank transaction through automated teller machines (ATMs) under National Payment Switch Bangladesh (NPSB) project. Bangladesh Bank is likely to impose the double charge on the users on inter-bank ATM transactions, bowing down to repeated pressure by the sche-duled banks, a Bangladesh Bank official said recently. The BB tried for a long to continue with the inter-bank ATM charge of Tk 10, but t. More...
SJIBL signs MOU with HAAB
_A Monitor Report Dhaka : A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited (SJIBL) and Hajj Agencies Association of Bangladesh (HAAB) at HAAB head office on December 31, 2014. Under the Memorandum of Understanding, all ballottee and non-ballottee Hajj and Umrah pilgrims can deposit their Hajj and Umrah Registra-tion Fee at 93 branches of the bank all over the country. The Memorandum of Under-standing (MOU) signed by M. Mushfiqur Rahman, SEVP, Shahjalal I. More...
Afifa, Nahida adjudged best mom-child pair
_A Monitor Report Dhaka : After tremendous response from season 1 and season 2, Dettol Shera Ami Shonge Maa embarked into its third season in 2014 in search for the best mom-child pair of the country. Afifa Antara and her mother Nahida Parvin were the champion, Syed Arbin and his mother Khadija Kanam were the first Runner Up and Ahad Sultan, and his mother the second Runner Up of the third season. Over 10,000 entries were received in initial registration round from where 500 mom-child pairs. More...
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