Canara Bank Felicitates Women Achievers
Canara Bank Felicitates Women Achievers
On the occasion of International Women’s Day celebrations at the Corporate Office, Bengaluru on 17th March 2017 , Canara Bank felicitated 4 distinguished personalities as Women Achievers - Smt G Rashmi, K.A.S, Joint Director ( Administration ) , Directorate of Technical Education, GoK, Smt Roopa Iyer, producer, Director , Actor, the all- in- one Icon of Kannada Film Industry & a Philanthropist , Dr Arathi V B, Founder, Vibhu Academy, Bengaluru & a Sanskrit Scholar , Smt Shantha Rangaswamy, an Ex- Banker & former Captain of Indian Cricket Women’s Team, who has recently received Life Time Achievement Award from BCCI .
Speaking on the occasion MD & CEO of Canara Bank Sri Rakesh Sharma congratulated the Women Folk for their excellent achievement in different fields and assured further support from the Bank in their progress to bring a change in the economy. Executive Directors of the Bank - Sri Harideesh Kumar B & Smt P V Bharathi highlighted about the Canara Bank sponsored exclusive Self Employment Training Institute for Women & other women Empowerment initiatives of the Bank.
Canara Bank Best Woman Entrepreneur Awards were presented to 6 successful Women Entrepreneurs supported by Canara Bank on the occasion. Also Canara Vidyajyothi Scholarships were given to SC/ST girl students during the event.
While welcoming the august forum Sri Ravindra Bhanadary, General Manager heading the Priority Credit & Financial Inclusion Wing of the Bank at Head Office, highlighted that the Bank is celebrating success of women by organizing the event at various administrative units across the country.
Cultural programs were also organized during the event. Bank Personnel, Women Clients of the Bank, Entrepreneurs from Bengaluru were present on the occasion.
CANARA BANK ADJUDGED THE WINNER OF ASSOCHAM SOCIAL BANKING EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2016
Canara Bank, has been adjudged Winner of ASSOCHAM Social Banking Excellence Awards 2016 under 3 Categories :-
1) Agriculture Banking,
2) Priority Sector Lending Other than Agriculture Banking &
3) Government Schemes.
Smt. P V Bharathi, Executive Director, Canara Bank, accompanied by Sri Ravindra Bhandary, General Manager,Canara Bank received the Awards from Sri Arjun Ram Meghwal, Hon’ble Minister of State for Finance, Government of India, in a glittering function held at Mumbai on 03rd March 2017.
Awards Galore at 11th Global Communication Conclave held by PRCI
Canara Bank has won maximum number of awards in Collateral Awards Category during 11th Global Communication Conclave held at Bangalore on 04.03.2017 in glittering function by Public Relations Council of India (PRCI), Bangalore.
Sri Lalit Vaid, General Manager, Canara Bank, Head office and Dr S T Ramachandra, Deputy General Manager, Canara Bank, Head office, Bangalore received the award from H. Anjaneya, Minister for Social Welfare & Backward Class, Govt. of Karnataka.
Bank has been bestowed awards under following categories:-
- Radio Jingle
- Corporate Film
- In house magazine(Regional Language)
- Corporate Advertisement- Print
- Table Calendar- 2017
- Big Diary 2017
REPUBLIC DAY CELEBRATION AT CANARA BANK ,HEAD OFFICE
Sri Dinabandhu Mohapatra, Executive Director, unfurled the National Flag on the occasion of 68th Republic Day Celebrations at Canara Bank, in the presence of Executive Director Smt. P V Bharathi , and other staff.
On the occasion, Eminent personalities in the field of Literature, Art & Culture, Social work and Sports were felicitated. Scholarships were also distributed to the meritorious SC/ST Girl students from Government School, Kamblipura village in Bengaluru Rural District under bank’s “ Canara Vidya Jyothi Scholarship Scheme”
Visit of Smt Alka Upadhyaya, IAS, Joint Secretary, MoRD, Govt of India to Canara Bank, Head Office
Smt Alka Upadhyaya, IAS, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), Government of India visited Canara Bank, Head Office on 01.02.2017 and held discussions with our MD&CEO, Sri Rakesh Sharma regarding Skill development initiatives.
On this occasion, the MOU entered into between MoRD and National Academy of RUDSETI, Co-sponsored by Canara Bank for Capacity Building of the community Institutions (SHGs & its Federations under National Rural Livelihood Mission) through Financial Literacy initiatives was exchanged by the Joint Secretary and our MD&CEO. Executive Directors Shri Harideesh Kumar B & Shri Dinabandhu Mohapatra, Shri Ravindra Bhandary, General Manager, PC&FI Wing and Shri R R Singh, Director General, National Academy of RUDSETI were also present on the occasion.
CANARA BANK ADJUDGED THE WINNER OF GOLDEN PEACOCK AWARD 2016
Canara Bank is adjudged the winner of GOLDEN PEACOCK AWARD 2016 forCorporate Social Responsibility.
Shri. Dinabandhu Mohapatra, Executive Director, Canara Bank received the award from Gurudev Sri Sri Ravishankar, Founder, The Art of Living, in a glittering function held at Bengaluru on 20th January 2017.
CANARA BANK BAGS NSDL STAR PERFORMER AWARD
Canara Bank bagged Star Performer Award under Bank Category in the 31st Depository Participant Conference held at Chennai.
Shri. B Mahesh Kumar Singh, General Manager received the award from National Securities Depository Limited in a glittering function held at Chennai on 24th December 2016.
CORPORATE AGENCY AGREEMENT WITH M/S BAJAJ ALLIANZ GENERAL INSURANCE CO
Canara Bank has entered into Corporate Agency Agreement with M/s Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Co. for General Insurance products .The partnership was launched in a glittering function on 26.11.2016 at Bangalore. The signed agreement was exchanged by our MD&CEO Shri Rakesh Sharma with Shri Tapan Singhel, the MD&CEO of Bajaj Allianz, in the presence of our Executive Directors Smt P V Bharthi and Shri Dinabandhu Mohapatra & Shri Sanjiv Bajaj, Chairman, Bajaj Allianz.
Shri T A Ramalingam (Sr. President - Channels - Bajaj Allianz), Shri Tapan Singhel (MD&CEO, Bajaj Allianz), Shri Sanjiv Bajaj (Chairman, Bajaj Allianz), Shri Rakesh Sharma (MD&CEO - Canara Bank), Smt P V Bharthi (Executive Director - Canara Bank) & Shri B Mahesh Kumar Singh ( General Manager, M&RR Wing - Canara Bank) were also present in the occasion.
Canara Prepaid card launched
Canara Prepaid Cards was launched on 9th December,2016 by Sri Rakesh Sharma, MD&CEO, Sri Dina Bhandu Mohapatra and Smt. P.V. Bharathi, Executive Directors. Sri V.K. Shukla, Chief General Manager, Sri D. Kallurao, Sri M.G. Ajayan, Sri B. Mahesh Kumar Singh, General Managers, Sri A. Narayanan, Deputy General Manager were also present in the occasion.