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  • Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Tuesday Jan 11, 2011

    Muhammad Yunus

    Reviewing Grameen Bank Activities

    Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Tuesday Jan 11, 2011

    The Government announced a review of Grameen Bank activities on 11 January 2011, which is ongoing.




  • Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Thursday Jan 27, 2011

    Muhammad Yunus

    Yunus appeared In Court In a Food-adulteration Case

    Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Thursday Jan 27, 2011

    On 27 January 2011, Yunus appeared in court in a food-adulteration case filed by the Dhaka City Corporation (DCC) Food Safety Court, accusing him of producing an "adulterated" yogurt whose fat content was below the legal minimum. According to Yunus's lawyer, the allegations are "false and baseless". At the request of Yunus's lawyers, pointing procedural irregularities and errors, this case is now considered by the High Court.




  • Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Tuesday Feb 15, 2011

    Muhammad Yunus

    The Finance Minister of Bangladesh declaration

    Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Tuesday Feb 15, 2011

    On 15 February 2011, the Finance Minister of Bangladesh, Abul Maal Abdul Muhith, declared that Yunus should "stay away" from Grameen Bank while it is being investigated.




  • Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Wednesday Mar 2, 2011

    Muhammad Yunus

    Yunus Had been Fired as Managing Director of The Bank

    Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Wednesday Mar 2, 2011

    On 2 March 2011, Muzammel Huq – a former Bank employee, whom the government had appointed Chairman in January – announced that Yunus had been fired as Managing Director of the Bank. However, Bank General Manager Jannat-E Quanine issued a statement that Yunus was "continuing in his office" pending review of the legal issues surrounding the controversy.




  • Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Tuesday Mar 8, 2011

    Muhammad Yunus

    The Court Confirmed Yunus's Dismissal

    Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Tuesday Mar 8, 2011

    The High Court hearing on the petitions, was planned for 6 March 2011 but postponed. On 8 March 2011, the Court confirmed Yunus's dismissal.




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