Dhaka, Jan 12 (UNB)- A two-day business development conference of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited (IBBL) started at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in the city on Saturday.
Professor Md. Nazmul Hassan, Ph.D, Chairman of the bank inaugurated the conference as chief guest.
The conference disclosed that as on December 31, 2018, IBBL has reached deposit milestone of Tk.823 billion by adding more than Tk.67 billion in its deposit portfolio. The bank has achieved general investment base of Tk.797 billion.
IBBL reached the milestone of 13 million clients. IBBL has consolidated its leadership in handling import, export and remittance business of Tk.399 billion, Tk.251 billion and Tk.275 billion respectively in 2018.
Md Nazmul Hasan, expressed his satisfaction over the business target achievement in 2018. To accelerate the growth of the bank, he directed the concerned to modernize the internal research and training system.
He called upon the concerned to provide more scope to the youth so that they can overcome the upcoming challenges in the economy and banking sector of the country.
He also instructed the bank officials to popularize the modern financial technologies among the mass people.
Md Mahbub ul Alam, Managing Director and CEO said, Islami Bank like the previous years has been able to uphold the first position in 2018 by all business parameters.
Presided over by Md Mahbub ul Alam, Managing Director and CEO of the bank, the conference was addressed by Professor Dr Md Salim Uddin, FCA, FCMA, Chairman, Executive Committee, Dr Md Zillur Rahman, Chairman, Audit Committee, Major General (Retd.) Engr. Abdul Matin, Chairman, Risk Management Committee, Professor Dr Qazi Shahidul Alam,Helal Ahmed Chowdhury, Mohammed Humayun Kabir, FCA, Md Syful Islam, FCA, FCMA, Md Joynal Abedin, Professor Dr Md Sirajul Karim, Syed Abu Asad and Md Quamrul Hasan, Directors of the bank, Professor Dr Mohammad Abdus Samad, Member Secretary of the Shariah Supervisory Committee also addressed in the programme.