Al-Arafah Islami Bank Limited on Saturday held a virtual 'Agent Banking Conference.'
Managing Director and CEO of the bank Farman R Chowdhury inaugurated the conference as its chief guest, reads a press release.
Deputy Managing Director and Head of Agent Banking Division Abed Ahmed Khan presided over the function and gave welcome speech on the occasion.
Among others Deputy Managing Directors Shabbir Ahmed, Md Shafiqur Rahman, Syed Masodul Bari, Md Mahmudur Rahman and Muhammed Nadim spoke at the virtual meeting.
Senior Executives of Head Office, Zonal Head and Operation Managers of 425 agent outlet of the bank participated at the virtual conference.
Speaking as the chief guest, Farman R Chowdhury said, "We launched agent banking service in 2015 to bring the disadvantaged and financially aspiring people of the society under banking services.
He also expressed hope that agent banking services would play a significant role in the growth of the country's economy.