AKM Zamir Uddin | The Daily Star
  • AKM Zamir Uddin

  • Banks face IT audits

    The ICT Division will likely commence an IT audit on banks next month to measure their capability to thwart cyberattacks as growing digitalisation and remote working arrangements have augmented the financial sector’s exposure to online crimes.
  • Failure to Pay FDR: Climate Trust threatens to sue Padma Bank

    The Bangladesh Climate Trust Fund (BCTF) has warned Padma Bank of legal action over its failure to pay back the fixed deposit receipt (FDR) worth Tk 29.1 crore upon maturity.
  • Bangladesh private sector

    Private sector in a sorry state

    Bangladesh’s private sector has long been in stagnation because of the coronavirus pandemic, and this was again on display during the auction for sukuk last week.
  • Bangladesh Bank buys record $7.7 billion to keep taka stable

    The central bank purchased $7.68 billion from the banking system in the first 11 months of the current fiscal year, the highest on record, to contain any abnormal appreciation of the local currency.
  • 11 banks face huge capital shortfall

    Eleven banks faced a capital shortfall of Tk 24,783 crore in the first quarter of 2021, which highlighted the fragile health of the lenders.