5.25m using mobile banking

12 Jun 2013

Bangladesh’s total mobile banking users reached 5.25 million in April 2013, having been launched in 2010, according to Bangladesh Bank (BB), which added that BDT1.2 billion (USD15.2 million) worth of mobile banking transactions are made daily. Total transaction value stood at BDT36.4 billion in April, up from BDT33.3 billion in March. BB has approved 26 banks to provide mobile banking services, of which 17 have launched commercially. Bangladesh has a population of approximately 167 million.



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