It is a great honour and privilege to welcome you all the 32nd Annual General Meeting of Pubali BankLimited.
I am happy to inform you that Pubali Bank Limited maintained a healthy pace of growth in 2014. In this year
our operating profit was TK.708.14 crore inspite of all the adversities in the banking sector. Throughout
the year of Pubali Bank Limited has been able to maintain its substantial progress. The bank's deposit has reached
to TK.19,309.02 crore which 8.55% higher than the previous year. Total advances of the bank is TK. 14,997.45 crore,
9.52% higher than the previous year. Total advance of the bank is TK.14,997.45 crore,9.52% higher than the
previous year. During the year the bank handled import business worth TK. 9751.69 crore and export
business worth TK.7707.13 crore.
We continued our contribution to the economy of Bangladesh in 2014. While pursuing own growth strategy, we
have focused on those sectors that in particular will contribute to our country's sustainable growth. when
providing funding support, we prioritized those industries that will provide competitiveness to the country in
international trade, attract foreign currency into the economy and contribution to new employment opportunities.
We always try to provide the best quality services to our customers. This year we have opened eleven(11)
more new branches all over the country. Right now we are the largest private commercial bank having 444 branches
all over the country. Simultaneously, in its move towards modern and technology based banking, Pubali Bank Limited is
continuously striving for full automation banking. This year SMS based banking service was also introduced by us.
Pubali Bank Limited is working with great motivation and energy to lead the bank to new spectrum that will
serve as an example for the Bangladeshi banking industry. Our greatest asset on this journey is our employees.
I really appreciate them, the piller of our sucess against all the kind of challenges. I am also thankful to
the board of Directors for their visionary role and guidance.
I would like to convey my sincere thanks and gratitude to the regulators i.e Bangladesh Bank, Bangladesh Securities
and Exchange Commision , Dhaka Stock Exchange Limited, Chittagong Stock Exchange Limited, Registrar of Joint Stock
Companies and Firms and Central Depository of Bangladesh Limited for their guidance and co-operation.
with warm regards