Dhaka: 9:03 PM, Thu, 19 Sep, 2019

Ports asked to stay open 24 hours

Nasim : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2019-08-07 1:25:31 PM     ||     Updated: 2019-08-08 11:01:16 AM

Economic Correspondent: Bangladesh has directed the authorities concerned of all the commercials banks in sea, land and airport ports to keep operational 24 hours a day.

Following the request of Financial Institutions Department of Finance Ministry, letters were sent to the chiefs executive officers of banks issuing a circular in this regard.

Besides, it also asked the scheduled banks to keep their card-based transactions (Booths) open 24/7 for the benefit of consumers during Eid vacation.

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