11/22/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/22/2021 03:46
Mohammed Monirul Moula in his speech of chief guest said that Islami Bank is the largest and strongest bank in the country. In response to the ongoing Covid-19 pendemic, the Bangladesh government has announced 28 incentive packages worth Tk 1.35 trillion, of which IBBL invested highest amount. IBBL has been playing a significant role in achieving the targets of the government by formulating appropriate strategies and providing investment in priority sectors. He said, IBBL is the largest bank of the country and the only Bangladeshi Bank amongst the top 1000 banks in the world for last 10 consecutive years. Recently, IBBL achieved UK based 'Award for the Most Outstanding Islamic Bank 2021' conferred by The Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA). The bank has been recognized as a sustainable bank in the Sustainability Ranking by Bangladesh Bank. More than 1100 garment industries, one thousand textile industries and more than 25 hundred agro-industrial factories of the country have been established with the direct investment of Islami Bank. Apart from playing a leading role in the garment sector, the country''s largest Denim industry and sugar refinery is being run with the investment of Islami Bank, he added.
He said, Islami Bank is providing group-based investment services without collateral through the bank''s Rural Development Scheme in 28,000 villages across the country. The number of members of this scheme is 14 lakh, of which 92 percent are women clients. The deposit of this bank is more than Tk.1.35 trillion. At present, Islami Bank is providing state-of-the-art services to its clients through 380 branches, 198 sub-branches, 2700 agent outlets and more than 2000 ATMs and CRM machines. He called upon all to take part in the work of self-development as well as building a prosperous Bangladesh by availing modern banking solution of IBBL CellFin App, Internet Banking and alternative banking services.