Shahjalal Islami Bank Ltd. launched Islami Shariah based Credit Card in order to provide better services to the Clients. The Managing Director & CEO of Shahjalal Islami Bank Ltd. Mr. M. Shahidul Islam presented the details about the Credit Card and overall information about the Bank in a Press Conference held on 29th June 2019 at Hotel Purbani International among the Journalists from different Electronic & Print media.
Among others the Additional Managing Director of the Bank Mr. Abdul Aziz, the Deputy Managing Directors Mr. Md. Shahjahan Shiraj and Mr. M Akther Hossain, the Head of Public Relations Division & Bank Foundation Mr. Md. Shamsuddoha, the Company Secretary of the Bank Mr. Md. Abul Bashar, the Chief Financial Officer Mr. Md. Jafar Sadeq, FCA and the Head of Card Division Mr. Md. Marufur Rahman Khan were also present at the press conference.
Bering the concept of Wakalh Shahjalal Islami Bank Ltd. launched the Credit Card where the Card holders can enjoy various facilities without any issuing charge.
Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited issued this EMV Chip based secured Credit Card into 3 different categories: Classic, Gold & Platinum. Every Credit Card holder can enjoy cashless transaction and shopping by using this card without any hassle. On the other hand a Customer can enjoy E-Commerce services, EMI facilities (0% Profit Rate) and discount at various Restaurants. Platinum Card holders will have the access to use Balaka Executive Lounge at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport and get different hosting opportunities. Shahjalal Islami Bankâ€™s 24/7 call center will provide solutions to every card related problems. Every transaction will be notified by the Bank through SMS & E-Alert services. Card holders can transfer fund to Shahjalal Bank Credit Card to his/her SJIBL A/c & can withdraw money from any VISA enabled ATM booth from anywhere in the world. This Credit Card can be reissued without any additional charge by simply achieving reward points. Every transaction will add reward point to Shahjalal Bankâ€™s Credit Card.
Shahjalal Islami Bankâ€™s Credit Card will provide insurance facilities to the Clients where his/her life will be more secured and the Credit Card will add a new dimension of cashless secured service for itsâ€™ stakeholders.
The Managing Director & CEO of the Bank stated in his speech that the total Equity of the Bank stands on Tk. 2,594 crore, the Paid up Capital Tk. 848.56 crore, total Asset Tk. 25,682.41 Crore, total Deposit and Investment are Tk. 38,436 crore. The Export and Import Business stands on Tk. 15,000 Crore for first six months in 2019 and earned remittance 400 crore. The Credit Rating of the Bank is AA2 for the Long Term and ST-2 for the short term.
Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited built itâ€™s 17 storied Corporate Head Office Building at Gulshan Avenue that is the first Green Building in Banking sector gold certified by USGBC, the Managing Director also stated in his speech.