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New Chairperson of SAFA Women Leadership Committee

Maria Howlader FCA, has been nominated as the Chairperson of Women Leadership Committee of South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA) for the year 2021-22. SAFA is the forum of accounting professional in the South Asian Region.  She is also a Vice President (Operations & Members Services) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh(ICAB) and founder of Howlader Maria & Co., (HmAC) Chartered Accountants (Member Firm of TGS Global). Ms. Howlader is the Chairman of Women Members Empowerment & Leadership Development Commit...

Ibrahim Khaled joins PBL as Independent Director

Prominent banker, former Deputy Governor of Bangladesh Bank and Economist Khondkar Ibrahim Khaled has joined the Board of Directors of Pubali Bank Limited as an Independent Director. He was the Managing Director of Pubali Bank Limited from 2001 to 2006. Khondkar Ibrahim Khaled has been associated with the banking system of Bangladesh for nearly six decades. He has also served as the Managing Director of Bangladesh Krishi Bank, Agrani Bank and Sonali Bank. Later he was the Deputy Governor of Bangladesh Bank from 1998 to 2001. He also serv...

Ratnagorva Wahida Khanom passes away

Wahida Khanom Chowdhury, mother of Md. Abdul Halim Chowdhury, Managing Director & CEO of Pubali Bank Limited passed away at Dhaka at 12.15 pm on Wednesday, December 02, 2020. (Inna Lillahi wa Inna Ilaihi Raziun). The Board of Directors of Pubali Bank Limited and all levels of executives, officers and employees have expressed deep grief over her death. They have prayed to Almighty Allah for the forgiveness of the departed soul. The Pubali family extends its deepest condolences to the bereaved family of the deceased.

PBL former chairman Azizul Haq passes away

Prominent banker, one of the pioneers of Islamic banking in Bangladesh, former Chairman of the Board of Directors of Pubali Bank Limited (PBL), present Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee, M. Azizul Haq passed away at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH), Dhaka at 8.00 am on Thursday, November 12, 2020, while undergoing treatment (Inna Lillahi wa Inna Ilahi Raziun). The Board of Directors of Pubali Bank Limited and all levels of executives, officers and employees have expressed deep grief over his death. They have prayed to Almighty Al...

Jamuna Bank gets its new DMD

Mr. Noor Mohammed appointed as the Deputy Managing Director on 01 November 2020.

Prior to joining JBL, Mr. Mohammed was the Senior Executive Vice President & Head of Corporate Business in United Commercial Bank Limited. Mr. Mohammed has around 22 years of experience in banking service and has held senior management positions in different capacities mainly focused on Corporate Banking, Credit Management and Branch Banking. Mr. Mohammed started his banking career in 1998 as Probationary Officer with Eastern Bank...

Latifur Rahman

Latifur Rahman, Chairman of Transcom Group was the founding member and Vice President of ICC Bangladesh and founding Vice President of Bangladesh International Arbitration Centre until his sad demise on 1 July. He also served as a Member of the Executive Board of ICC, Paris for two consecutive three-year terms from July 2011 to June 2017. His unqualified support, contribution, guidance and active participation, since ICC Bangladesh started its journey in the 90’s, are remembrance with gratitude, according to the editorial of the current News Bulletin (July-Sept’ 2020) of International Chamber of Commerce-Bangladesh (ICCB) released today.