NRBC Bank Limited launched its microfinance-based partnership banking services with SKS Foundation to provide banking services to the marginalized people of 19 locations of the Northern region of the country.
NRBC Bank Chairman SM Parvez Tamal inaugurated 19 sub-branches as chief guest on Thursday. SKS Foundation Executive Director Rasel Ahmed Liton also joined the inaugural ceremony, the bank said in a statement.
New 19 partnership banking sub-branches are -- Faridpur, Dokkhin Boailmari, Sanalpara, Chak Ramanandapur and Atgharia (Pabna), Rajarampu (Chapainawabganj), Sreekhola, Talgachi, Parkola, Shernagar, Brahmangram, Chandaikona, Nimgachi, Hat Pangashi (Sirajganj), Godarpara, Ghoradhap, Sonatola (Bogra), Rajabirat (Gaibandha) and Hapania (Naogaon).
Besides, Shariatpur Sadar, Kalshi (Mirpur-12, Dhaka), Duragapur (Netrokona) and Nikli (Kishoreganj) sub-branch also started banking services.
In his speech, Parvez Tamal said, “NRBC Bank has started partnership banking in order to provide services to the people devoid of banking facilities. This initiative shall be instrumental in creating new employments and promoting entrepreneurs.
High officials of the bank, local elites, distinguished clients, and businessmen were present on the occasion.