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Fears over Bangladesh bid to take over bank

Many are concerned about consequences of government taking control of award-winning Grameen Bank.

Last Modified: 02 Jul 2013 04:19
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The government of Bangladesh has been raising its stake in a Nobel Prize winning bank that helps poor women access small loans.
 
A government commission has recommended breaking up the Grameen Bank into at least 19 zones but many customers are wary of a state takeover.  
 
Al Jazeera's Tania Rashid explains.

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