Rastriya Banijya Bank

Rastriya Banijya Bank (RBB) (translation: National Commercial Bank; Nepali: राष्ट्रिय वाणिज्य बैंक) is fully government owned, and the largest commercial bank in Nepal.[1][2][3][4] RBB was established on January 23, 1966 (2022 Magh 10 BS) under the RBB Act. RBB provides banking services to customers including banks, insurance companies, industrial trading houses, airlines, hotels, and many other sectors. RBB has 263 branches.[5]

Rastriya Banijya Bank (RBB)
TypeGovernment owned
FoundedJanuary 23, 1966
HeadquartersSingha Durbar Plaza, Kathmandu, Nepal
Area served
Key people
Kiran Kumar Shrestha (CEO)

Constituted under RBB Act 2021 with the full ownership of the government of Nepal, the bank has been running under Bank and Financial Institute Act (BAFIA) and Company Act (CA) 2063. The bank, licensed by NRB[6] as an 'A' class commercial bank of the country, is a component of the Nepalese economy.


  1. ^ "Introduction - Rastriya Banijya Bank". www.rbb.com.np. Archived from the original on 2013-03-26.
  2. ^ "NRB takes action against 7 banks | National | Business". www.ekantipur.com. Archived from the original on 2013-10-03.
  3. ^ http://www.ekantipur.com/2010/08/12/business/rbb-to-lay-off-300-employees/320290.html[dead link]
  4. ^ http://www.souryadaily.com/2013/01/54489.html/rastriya-banijya-bank-copy_
  5. ^ "Rastriya Banijya Bank".
  6. ^ NRB

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