February 12, 2014
bKash Limited, the leading mobile financial service provider in the country will provide around 34,000 books to Bishwo Shahitto Kendro (BSK) to facilitate its ‘Nation-Wide Enrichment Program’, a book reading programme for students.
February 5, 2014
Book lovers planning to buy books at the month long ‘Ekushey book fair’ can purchase their books through bKash. Payment through bKash will be accepted by 77 leading publishing houses at the book fair, which began on February 1, 2014.
January 19, 2014
bKash Limited signed an agreement with YELLOW, the retail store consumer brand of Beximco Group recently to provide mobile payment facilities at eight YELLOW outlets including one in Chittagong. The mobile payment facilities through bKash will also be available in all future YELLOW outlets. The customers living anywhere in Bangladesh can also order Yellow merchandise from Yellow website and make payment through bKash.
December 30, 2013
Godrej Household Products [Bangladesh] Pvt. Ltd. [GHPL-Bangladesh] and bkash recently signed an agreement at Godrej Bangladesh office to disburse their factory expenses to their factory through bKash. Mr. Anurag Pandey- Country Manager of Godrej Household products [Bangladesh] Pvt. Ltd.[GHPL-Bangladesh] and Mr. Rezaul Hossain-Chief Commercial Officer of bKash Limited signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organizations. Mr. Mahtab Murshed- CFO; Mr. Monir Hossain- Head of Sales; Mr. AKM Zahidur Rahman- Manager Finance of Godrej Household Products [Bangladesh] Pvt Ltd [GHPL-Bangladesh] and Golam Anjumanarul Islam, Head of Direct Sales; A.T.M. Mahbub Alam, Manager; MD. Somel Reza Khan, Account Manager, Corporate Sales were also present at the signing ceremony.
December 9, 2013
LankaBangla Finance Limited and bKash Limited recently signed an agreement at bKash Corporate Office to collect monthly payments of LBFL Money Builder (DPS) through bkash. Mr. Mohammed Nasir Uddin Chowdhury, Managing Director, LankaBangla Finance and Mr. Kamal Quadir, CEO, bKash Limited signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organizations. Quamrul Islam – SVP & Head of Treasury, Maidul Islam Bhuiyan – Manager & Head of Retail Liability Sales of LBFL and Rezaul Hossain, Head of Sales & Distribution, Golam Anjumanarul Islam, Head of Direct Sales of bKash along with other officials of both organizations were also present at the signing ceremony.
October 24, 2013
bKash has launched the first ever Super-Hero online graphic novel (comic) in Bangladesh called – “Spark”. This is a life changing story of an ordinary young man named Abir Ahmed on his journey of a life changing experience. He is the main character of this novel. He studies in a university and he is known for his polite nature among his friends. Just like any other kid, he likes Facebooking and to hang around with friends. Reading stories, watching movies and listening to songs on his headphone are part of his daily routine. At one point, his mundane life becomes special and unique from everyone else’s when he discovers that he possesses super power. This story itself is about an extraordinary journey, it is based in the local context and therefore readers can easily relate to it.
October 16, 2013
bKash CEO, Kamal Quadir, spoke at the GSMA Mobile Money Summit in New York City on October 16, 2013 on the success of bank-led Mobile Financial Service (MFS) and its positive impact in achieving financial inclusivity for the poor and unbanked in Bangladesh. bKash, a leading Bangladeshi MFS, is a subsidiary of BRAC Bank whose other shareholders are US based Money in Motion and IFC of the World Bank Group
Patients at Ibrahim Cardiac Hospital can now make payments through bKash and receive the medical treatment during all emergencies
October 2, 2013
bKash Limited and Ibrahim Cardiac Hospital and Research Institute recently signed an agreement in order to facilitate payments for patients who seek to receive medical treatment for heart diseases at Ibrahim Cardiac Hospital. Kamal S. Quadir, CEO, bKash Limited and Professor Dr. M A Rashid, CEO, Ibrahim Cardiac Hospital and Research Institute signed the agreement on behalf of their organizations. This service is expected to commence from 10th Oct, 2013.
September 17, 2013
We are currently upgrading our system in order to provide better service to our customers. As a result, some Agents and customers may experience temporary disruption in accessing the bKash service. In such cases, please try again after some time. We regret any inconvenience caused.
September 5, 2013
bKash Limited and Upokulio Biddutayan O Mohila Unnayan Samity (UBOMUS) recently signed an agreement to collect cash from their remote sales points. Rezaul Hossain, Head of Sales & Distribution, bKash and M. Nasir Uddin, Executive Director, UBOMUS signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organizations.