Home / Front Page/ HNB clarifies

HNB clarifies


Comments / {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}} Views / Tuesday, 23 January 2018 00:00

Facebook

HNB PLC yesterday clarified what it described as “misleading information” which appeared in the Daily FT of 22 January titled ‘Court orders seizure of select cash machines of HNB’.   

HNB said: “Pursuant to the seizing orders issued by the Colombo Magistrate Court, one bulk cash deposit machine kept at Kotahena Branch was sealed on 18 January 2018. Subsequent to the submissions made by the lawyers of HNB, the court ordered the plaintiff not to proceed with the rest of the seizing orders.”   

“The bank wishes to state emphatically that the dispute is due to a disgruntled local supplier/vendor of bill payment kiosk machines who was commissioned to supply several of such machines, which the bank later found to be defective. The bank has continued to purchase machines from other vendors supplying international brands with additional functionalities, to facilitate a satisfactory customer service,” HNB said in its statement. 

HNB operates around 595 ATMs across the country, most of which are used by HNB as well as other banks’ customers, HNB added. 


Share This Article

Facebook Twitter


DISCLAIMER:

1. All comments will be moderated by the Daily FT Web Editor.

2. Comments that are abusive, obscene, incendiary, defamatory or irrelevant will not be published.

3. We may remove hyperlinks within comments.

4. Kindly use a genuine email ID and provide your name.

5. Spamming the comments section under different user names may result in being blacklisted.

COMMENTS

Today's Columnists

Will power cuts solve electricity crisis?

Tuesday, 23 April 2019

The country faced electricity power cuts, reminding citizens of early 1990s, which resulted in private power producers supplying electrical power with long-term power supply agreements. Today, most have completed their agreement period, but some were


Easter attack: Going beyond condemnation

Tuesday, 23 April 2019

Yesterday was Easter Sunday; 227 persons [at the time of writing] have been killed, and many times more injured. The primary targets were churches and international hotels. It seems clear that the extremist group ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria


Easter Sunday nightmare

Tuesday, 23 April 2019

This is the most important day of the year for Christians – the Peaceful Easter Sunday or Easter Day was shattered by deadly explosions in several Christian churches throughout the country; and we excoriate such hatred in our beloved country. We th


Poignant pondering on a patriarch

Monday, 22 April 2019

Almost five months have gone. It is with a profound sense of sadness that we experienced the demise of our veteran teacher, respected author, legal luminary, an accomplished ambassador, an eminent public servant and an amazing human being, Dr. Wickre


Columnists More