The leading digital service provider of the country, Robi, has recently signed an MoU with the leading commercial bank, Bank Asia, to provide micro financial support for Robi customers to purchase 4G handsets.
Bank Asia’s President and Managing Director, Md. Arfan Ali and Robi’s Managing Director and CEO, Mahtab Uddin Ahmed signed the MoU on behalf of their respective organizations at the Robi Corporate Office.
Bank Asia’s Senior Executive Vice president and Head of Retail Banking Ariful Islam Chowdhury, Senior Executive Vice president and Head of Channel Banking, Sarder Akter Hamed and Robi’s Vice President, Corporate Strategy, Ahmed Armaan Siddiqui were present on the occasion.
The MoU paves the way for Robi and Bank Asia to collaborate in providing micro financial support to the underprivileged segment of the subscriber base. Using big data solution, Robi & Bank Asia will be able to reach out to the deserving subscribers in this regard. All parties feel that this measure will help to attain the targets set in the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) for the goal titled: “Reduced Inequality”.
The micro financial support will be designed in a way so that the women feel encouraged to avail 4G handsets. This is expected to help the country to address the Gender Equality targets set in the SDG.