AKM Zamir Uddin | The Daily Star
  • AKM Zamir Uddin

  • Online Account Opening: More banks jump on the bandwagon

    People can open bank accounts from anywhere as an increasing number of lenders have made digital options available, helping customers avail financial services without visiting branches during the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Govt failing to put money where the mouth is

    Key contributors to the economy such as small and medium enterprises, farmers and lower-income professionals had gone through their worst-ever crisis because of the first wave of the coronavirus pandemic.
  • National Bank under Bangladesh Bank scanner

    Bangladesh Bank has asked National Bank not to disburse any loan without its prior approval.
  • Small businesses left alone amid pandemic

    Small businesses, which are considered the lifeline of the economy, had hoped that the government would take care of them to help them stay afloat when it announced a countrywide lockdown and a gigantic stimulus package to protect the economy and the people from the coronavirus disease in March last year.
  • Rush for cash withdrawals

    Banks yesterday faced a huge number of cash withdrawals as the government declared a restriction on movement for seven days from today as part of effort to tackle the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic.