The Bangladesh Bank has promoted its Secretary's Department Director SM Rezaul Karim as executive director. The promotion became effective on January 1, the central bank said in a statement Wednesday. Rezaul started his Bangladesh Bank career in 1993 as an assistant director. After completing basic training, he was posted at the central bank's Bogura office. Read more: Bangladesh Bank names Mezbaul Haque as new spokesperson Later he served the central bank in different capacities – in inspection, foreign exchange policy, human resources, payment system departments and Microcredit Regulatory Authority (Dispatch). The new Bangladesh Bank executive director is from Bogura and completed his graduation as well as post-graduation in geology from Dhaka University.
The newly elected mayor and 55 ward councillors of Chattogram City Corporation (CCC) were sworn-in at a ceremony at Osmani Memorial Auditorium on Thursday.