An online roundtable discussion was held on Tuesday at the Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management (BIBM).
Ahmed Jamal, chairman of BIBM Executive Committee and deputy governor of Bangladesh Bank, was present at discussion as the chief guest, said a press release here.
Dr Ashraf Al Mamun, associate professor and director (Research Development and Consultancy of BIBM), delivered welcome address while Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman, director general of BIBM, chaired the programme.
A paper "Assessment of Stimulus Packages on COVID-19" was presented in the seminar by Md Mohiuddin Siddique, professor (Selection Grade) of BIBM. Other members of the research team are Md. Shahid Ullah, Ph.D., associate professor of BIBM, Md. Nurul Alam, deputy general manager (Banking Regulation and Policy Department) of Bangladesh Bank.
Dr. Muzaffer Ahmad Chair Professor of BIBM and Former Prof of Dhaka University (DU) Dr Barkat-e-Khuda, Managing Director and CEO of South Bangla Agriculture and Commerce Bank Limited Mosleh Uddin Ahmed, President and Managing Director of Bank Asia Limited Md Arfan Ali and Executive Director of Bangladesh Bank Mohammad Ahmed Ali made comments as designated discussants.
Director General of BIBM said output of the study along with opinions and observations made today will help stakeholder to take future actions.
A good number of participants including senior bank executives, academicians, media representatives, faculty members of BIBM took part in the online roundtable discussion.