RAKUB to avail internet service thru’ GP’s M2M solution

Staff Correspondent

26 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

RAKUB to avail internet service thru’ GP’s M2M solution

Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank (RAKUB) has recently signed an agreement with Grameenphone to receive secured internet service ‘Smart Connect’ offered through Machine to Machine (M2M) solution to make their banking services more up-to-date, easier and digitized.

The agreement was signed at the bank’s head office by top officials from both companies.

Under the agreement, Grameenphone will provide secured ‘Virtual Private Network’ (VPN) services at 373 RAKUB branches, including the bank’s head office, with an ambition to offer advanced and customer-friendly banking services. ‘Smart Connect’ technology will ensure digital banking services across the North-Western region of the country.

Grameenphone’s Chief Business Officer Kazi Mahboob Hassan said, “Grameenphone is working tirelessly to ensure access to digital services all across Bangladesh through connectivity. I am thankful to Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank (RAKUB) for partnering with us on their digital transformation journey. The agreement stands as a testimony of a shared vision of two organizations believing in the power of digitalization.”

Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank Managing Director (additional responsibility) Mohammad Idris and Grameenphone’s Chief Business Officer Kazi Mahboob Hassan led the signing ceremony on behalf of their respective organization. Mohammad Kamil Burhan Firdaus, General Manager, Audit, Accounts and Collection Division, Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank; Md. Abul Kalam, Deputy General Manager, ICT Division; Shawkat Shahidul Islam, Head, Credit and Advance Division-1; Md. Majnoor Rahman, Head of Central Accounts Division-1; Mohammad Humayun Kabir, Senior System Analyst, ICT Department; Md. Nazbul Haque, Senior Maintenance Engineer, ICT Department; Md. Nazmul Bashar, Operations Manager, ICT Department; and Fazle Rabbi Salek Ahmed, System Analyst, ICT Department, graced the occasion with their presence.

Grameenphone’s Rajshahi Circle Business Head Ashfaquzzaman Chowdhury; Director of Business Division M Shaon Azad; Head of Business Governance Mohammad Siraj Uddin Lashkar; Circle HR Head Faisal Ahmed; Rajshahi Circle SME Head Md. Ashraf Hossain (Mishu); Key Account Manager Ariful Haque Majumdar and other high officials from the organization were also present at the signing ceremony.