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Banks to remain open on July 8,9 in RMG industrial areas 

| Updated: July 04, 2022 18:30:11


Banks to remain open on July 8,9 in RMG industrial areas 

Branches of the scheduled banks in the readymade garments (RMG) industrial areas will remain open on July 8 and 9 to facilitate payment of garment workers' salary, Eid bonus, allowances and export-import activities. 

Bangladesh Bank (BB) today gave the directive to the scheduled banks through a circular, reports BSS. 

The central bank has asked banks to continue operation before Eid-ul-Azha in the branches located near garments industrial areas in Dhaka city, Tongi, Gazipur, Savar, Bhaluka, Narayanganj and Chattogram ensuring adequate security.  

The Department of Off-site Supervision of Bangladesh Bank issued the circular and sent it to the top executives of the banks to take necessary action. 

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