Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited has continued its flow of success in deposit, investment and foreign trade including banking operations. The total deposit of the Bank reaches at Tk.37,817 crore increasing Tk. 5624 crore upto June 30, 2012; showing a growth rate of 17% against the same period of the last year. The total investment reaches at Tk.37,403 crore increasing Tk. 6,002 crore showing a growth rate of 19%. The Bank handled foreign exchange business amounting Tk.40,003 crore for the last six months showing a growth rate of 13% against the same period of the previous year including import of Tk. 15,613 crore, export of Tk. 9,889 crore and collected remittance of Tk. 14,501 crore.
The information was disclosed in a half yearly Managers' conference of the Bank on July 13, 2012, Friday at Bangabandhu International Conference Center. Prof. Abu Nasser Muhammad Abduz Zaher, Chairman of the Bank was present in the Conference as the Chief Guest in the conference. Presided over by Mohammad Abdul Mannan, Managing Director of the Bank the program was attended as special guests by Engr. Md Eskandar Ali Khan, Chairman, Executive Committee, Professor NRM Borhan Uddin, PhD, Chairman, Audit Committee, Humayun Bokhteyar, ACPA, FCA and Md. Abul Hossain, Directors. Mohd. Shamsul Haque, Md. Habibur Rahman, Md. Abul Bashar, SAM Saleh, Md. Habibur Rahman Bhuiyan, FCA, AKM Abdul Malek Chowdhury and Mahbub-ul-Alam, Deputy Managing Directors, top Executives of Head office, Zonal Heads and Managers of the Bank were present in the conference.
Prof. Abu Nasser Muhammad Abduz Zaher in his speech as Chief Guest appreciated the last six months performance of the Bank and called upon the Managers to continue the flow of success in future. He said that Islami Bank is the Bank of 160 million people of the country. The Bank provides service to all without any segmentation. He emphasized on increasing practice of knowledge of the manpower and make them all skilled.
Mohammad Abdul Mannan in his presidential speech expressed satisfaction reviewing the performance of previous six months. He emphasised on integration of leadership and managerial quality of all manpower of the Bank. He said that the Bank has become a role model in Islamic Banking and Islamic Microfinance. He thanked the Mangers for continuous success of the Bank and called upon them to reach the service of IBBL at the door step of the people by continuing the tradition of growth.