Mohammad Masoom has joined Bangladesh Finance And Investment Company Limited (BD Finance), one of the leading financial institutions as its managing director and CEO. Prior to taking over the new assignment, Mr. Masoom served in Mercantile Bank Limited as deputy managing director.
Mr. Masoom, a seasoned banker having 3 decades of hands on extensive and versatile banking experience. Specially he has in-depth expertise on Core Risk Areas of Banking operation with specific concentration on CRM cover...
Md. Abdul Hamid Miah took the charge of Managing Director and CEO of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited. Bangladesh Bank approved his appointment following his nomination by the Board of Directors of the Bank in a meeting held at a city hotel on January 5, 2017.
Earlier, Md. Abdul Hamid Miah served Union Bank, Rupali Bank and Shilpa Bank (now
Bangladesh Development Bank) as Managing Director. He started career as Research Officer at Nutrition & Food Science Institute, Unive...
Recently, Debasish Chakrabarty has been promoted and posted as the Managing Director of Bangladesh House Building Finance Corporation (BHBFC) by a notification of Bank & Financial Institution Division of Ministry of Finance.
Prior to this, he served Rupali Bank as a Deputy Managing Director. He also performed
additional duties as CEO & Managing Director of the same bank. Besides, he worked in world Bank Project in 1988 and in MIDAS in 1989. He joined BHBFC as Assistant General manager in 1995. He also worked as Depu...
ASM Nayeem FCA has been appointed as the President of South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA) for the year 2017 w.e.f. 1st January 2017. He was the Vice-President of SAFA in 2016.
SAFA, an Apex Body of SAARC formed in 1984, is a forum of professional accountancy bodies in the SAARC Region. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) hosts SAFA Permanent Secretariat in New Delhi.
Bangladesh is weighing a World Bank proposal to introduce a carbon tax, the first of its kind in the South Asian nation, amid fears of a backlash from consumers.
In its proposal, the World Bank suggested that the government introduce the carbon tax initially only on petroleum products. Bank officials advised the government to keep the market price of fuel unchanged by slashing its own profits.
“The cost of a carbon tax should not be passed on to the consumers.”—Dr. Saleemul Huq
Fuel costs are generally much higher in Bangladesh compared to the international market,
Recently, Dider Md. Abdur Rob has been promoted and posted as the Managing Director of Bangladesh House Building Finance Corporation (BHBFC) by a notification of Bank & Financial Institution Division of Ministry of Finance. Prior to this, he served Sonali Bank as a Deputy Managing Director for two and half years. He also performed additional duties as CEO & Managing Director of the same bank for about three months.
Dider Md. Abdur Rob hails from Hugli village of Sudharam Thana in Noakhali district. After completing post graduation in political science from Chittagong University he started his