Midland Bank Limited started offering Shariah-based Islamic banking from its Gulshan Branch’s Islami banking window through a ceremony held at the bank’s head office in Dhaka on Thursday.
The bank has named its Islami banking platform ‘Midland Bank Saalam’. Midland Bank chairperson Nilufer Zafarullah formally launched the service at the beginning of the board of directors’ meeting held through video conferencing.
Through the new offering, customers can avail all Shariah banking products through the Islamic banking window and avail the service from any of its branches including the bank’s digital channels.
Bank’s Shariah supervisory council chairman Professor Muhammad Abul Kalam Azad, members Muhammad Nazrul Islam Al-maruf and NKA Mobin, members of the board of directors, managing director and CEO Md Ahsan uz Zaman and additional managing director Mohammad Masoom also attended the programme.