Bank Asia will pay online the wages and other benefits of the employees and workers of two major apparel factories situated in Gazipur.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed today between Bank Asia and CARE Bangladesh, an international voluntary organization, to introduce the online payment system. The MoU signing ceremony was held at the corporate office of Bank Asia in the capital.
M Arfan Ali, President and Managing Director of Bank Asia and Arshad Muhammad, Acting Country Director of CARE Bangladesh, inked the agreement on behalf of their respective organisations.
Under the agreement, RMG workers of two factories at Gazipur will enjoy online payment of their wage and other benefits through the agent banking outlets to be set up inside their factories.
With successful implementation of the initiative, the system will be replicated at others factories in phases, reports BSS.