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Bank Asia celebrates 22nd anniv

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 26 November, 2021 12:00 AM
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Bank Asia celebrates 22nd anniv
Bank Asia Managing Director and CEO Md Arfan Ali is seen at the Meet the Press on the occasion of the 22nd founding anniversary of the bank at a hotel in the capital on Thursday.

Bank Asia Limited has celebrated the 22nd founding anniversary of the bank on Thursday.

The bank has set an example in financial inclusion through agent banking model in Bangladesh, said a press release.

Managing Director of Bank Asia Md Arfan Ali briefed media on anniversary programme at a press meet at InterContinental Dhaka on Thursday.

Bank Asia started its journey as a third generation bank on November 27 in 1999 through corporate banking service.

In last 22 years, the bank expanded 129 branches with 5 Islamic windows and over 4982 agent banking outlets and 45 thousand marchant points across the country, according to the press release of the bank.

Bank Asia managing director Md Arfan Ali said the institute opened windows for many services like speeding up social safety net disbursement, income sharing ratio for Islamic banking, Payoneer gateway, agent banking and micro-merchant models.

Bank Asia deputy managing directors Mohamamd Borhan Uddin, Md Sazzad Hossain, Shafiuzzaman, SM Iqbal Hossain, Ziaul Hasan Molla, Alamgir Hossain and Adil Chowdhury were also present on the occasion.