BB governor asks CEOs to protect customers’ interest
28 November 2015, Nirapad News: Bangladesh Bank (BB) Governor Dr Atiur Rahman has asked the chief executive officers (CEOs) of all the commercial banks to protect customers’ interests without any negligence.
“You (CEOs) have to protect your customers’ interest with a top priority,” the BB Governor said this evening.
He was addressing a programme on “Bankers Meet Customers” at the Abdul Karim Sahitya Bisharad Hall in Bangla Academy here as part of the ongoing banking fair, a BB press release said.
The central bank chief also advised the top bankers to be entrepreneur-friendly for ensuing sustainable development of the country.
The programme was moderated by Dr Biru Paksha Paul, chief economist of the BB and chief coordinator of the Banking Fair Bangladesh-2015, while 14 CEOs of different banks attended the event.
At the programme, the CEOs replied different queries relating to interest rates on lending and deposits, foreign trade and other issues directly to their clients.
Deputy Governors of the BB Abul Quasem and Abu Hena Mohammed Razee Hassan also spoke at the programme.
The BB Governor inaugurated the five-day long banking fair on Bangla Academy premises in Dhaka on Tuesday aiming to build a banking nation through boosting the ongoing financial inclusion campaign across the country, it added.