10 sub-branches have been inaugurated in Gaibandha district on the basis of joint venture between private development agency SKS Foundation and NRBC Commercial Bank.
NRBC Bank Chairman SM Parvez Tamal, the chief guest, inaugurated the 10 sub-branches by cutting the ribbon from the hall room of Gaibandha College Road, North Harin Singha SKS Foundation on Sunday. Bank officials and employees of 10 sub-branches were involved in the video conference at that time.
Russell Ahmed Liton, Executive Chief of SKS Foundation, presided over the inaugural function of NRBC Commercial Bank Ltd. in Gaibandha with all kinds of modern banking services aimed at providing banking services to the marginalized small entrepreneurs and customers to keep the wheel of the country’s rural economy moving. Chairman of NRBC Bank SM Parvez Tamal spoke as the chief guest. Gaibandha Municipality Mayor spoke as a special guest. Matlubar Rahman. Senior officials of different branches of both the organizations, journalists and officials of SKS Foundation head office were present at the occasion.
The chief guest of the event, SM Parvez Tamal, said that NRBC Bank wants to be with all the development works in the country. Through this branch, small entrepreneurs of Gaibandha and other small and medium enterprises will be financed. Meanwhile, NRBC Bank has stood by not only the small and medium entrepreneurs but also the farmers of the country in this time of Corona disaster. He mentioned that NRBC Bank is always going with the latest technology based services.
Special guest mayor. Matlubar Rahman said, “Today, SKS Foundation NRBC Bank will jointly pursue its goal in the future. It is a commendable claim that it will benefit our marginal roads in Gaibandha district.” At the same time, I demand that you should not only work with business / business thinking, but also serve the people in real sense.
Russell Ahmed Lytton, chief executive of the SKS Foundation, said the SKS Foundation is a development organization as well as a development organization at NRBC Bank. That is why we will work together in the Rangpur Division and Rajshahi Division of North Bengal, agreeing with the mainstream of the two organizations. From marginal farmers to traders, small farms, small entrepreneurs will be developed. Because only these entrepreneurs can provide employment to the people.
It is learned that with the approval of Bangladesh Bank, an initiative has been taken to introduce all types of banking services and provide loans to all citizens including marginal farmers, traders, small farmers, small entrepreneurs, employees at the local level. This program will be introduced in 131 branches in phases. As a part of this, in the first phase, activities of 10 branches were started in different upazilas of Gaibandha district. From now on, any customer will be able to take loans in all these branches by fulfilling the specified conditions of the bank. Also banking services include opening of personal and institutional account numbers, bank drafts, pay orders, electricity and water bills, motor vehicle fees, various government allowances, VAT withdrawals, treasury invoices and any fees / expenses incurred. All types of banking transactions including deposits, domestic and foreign money transfers, various term deposit deposits can be done.