The Premier Bank Ltd has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Hajj Agencies Association of Bangladesh (HAAB) allowing its members to open accounts with the bank for depositing Hajj related fees and expenses of Hajj pilgrims.
The bank will provide specialized services to HAAB members to ensure smooth transactions.
It will issue prepaid Hajj card and dual currency debit/credit card (VISA & Master Card) to HAAB members without any annual membership fee provided that they maintain their account with the bank.
Besides, the bank will give full cooperation to Hajj agents to open bank account with any bank in Saudi Arabia subject to the approval of both the governments for remittance to provide house rent and other approved costs through that account.
HAAB members can deposit cash and cheque for online clearing at any branch of the bank without any charge.
Managing Director and CEO of the Premier Bank Ltd M Reazul Karim, FCMA and M Shahdat Hossain Taslim, president of HAAB signed the agreement on behalf of the respective organizations.