ROLE OF SME LOAN IN BANGLADESH: A CASE STUDY OF BRAC BANK LIMITED, RAJSHAHI BRANCH

MD SALAH UDDIN, MD SHAWAN UDDIN, MD. SHAMIM HOSSAIN

Abstract


In this paper attempts to draw the role of SME loan in Bangladesh, particularly the small and medium enterprises (SME) deserves special attention.  Generally Small and medium enterprises play a very important role in economic growth and industrial development of a country. For Bangladesh, SME have assumed special significance for poverty diminution programs and potential contribution to the overall industrial and economic growth. The present study is confined to the area of SME loan. This paper looks at the performance of small and medium enterprises that have received loans from BRAC Bank Limited with a center of attention on employment generation. The study is based on both primary and secondary data. This research will be of potential value in accelerating the development of SME loan in Bangladesh.


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