United Commercial Bank Limited (UCB) signed an agreement with Channel i's agriculture related programme Hridoye Mati o Manush on Monday at Channel i office for the inception of Shoshya Sohay activities.
Shoshya Sohay activities will facilitate on getting loans easily for marginal farmers.
UCB's Managing Director Mohammed Shawkat Jamil and director and head of news, Channel i, Shykh Seraj signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organizations.
Easy loans would be provided to farmers through ShoshyaSohay activities, said ShawkatJamil.
Shykh Seraj said providing loans to marginal farmers would be accelerated through the communication route of Channel i's agriculture related program Hridoye Mati o Manush.
Among others UCB's Additional Managing Directors Arif Quadri and Mohammad Mamdudur Rashid, UCB's SEVP and Company Secretary ATM Tahmiduzzaman FCS, EVP and head of brand marketing and corporate affairs division Javed Iqbal, senior news editor of Channel i Aditya Shaheen; editor multimedia of Channel i onlineTaufique Ahmed,its special correspondenceRizviNewaz and senior reporter Zahir Munna, senior officials of both the organizations, among others were present at the event.
Source: United News of Bangladesh