Eastern Bank Limited (EBL) has launched EBL Women Signature Credit Card to foster women's entrepreneurship and their economic empowerment.
The bank launched the new card by organising a panel discussion on "Women in Start-up: A Journey towards Smart Bangladesh" at EBL head office on Monday.
EBL said that tailored for women entrepreneurs the VISA credit card features a diverse range of exclusive lifestyle benefits among many others, and a comprehensive Risk Assurance Program as well.
M Khorshed Anowar, deputy managing director and head of Retail and SME Banking; Syed Zulkar Nayen, head of Business; Sarmin Atik, head of Liability and Wealth Management; Tasnim Hussain, head of Cards; Mohammad Salekeen Ibrahim, head of Asset; and Tanzeri Hoque, head of Priority and Women Banking of EBL were present at the card launching event.
The panel discussion served as a platform for sharing insights and experiences that are crucial for women entrepreneurs in their journey toward building successful start-ups.
Moderated by Ziaul Karim, head of Communications and External Affairs of EBL, distinguished panellists from various sectors participated in the discussion.
Russell T Ahmed, president of BASIS; Sadia Haque, co-founder and CEO of ShareTrip; Achia Nila, founder and CEO of Women In Digital; and Tasnuva Shelley, CEO and founder of Legalized Education Bangladesh Ltd, shared their perspectives on navigating the challenges and opportunities of entrepreneurship, particularly for women.