Saturday, February 4

Tag: Governor State Bank of Pakistan

SBP urges ongoing dialogue between business community and policy makers

KARACHI:Governor State Bank of Pakistan, Dr. Reza Baqir, paid a visit Saturday to the Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) on the invitation of its President, Mr. Qaisar Iqbal Baryal. The purpose of his visit was to seek firsthand knowledge from the businesses community, particularly the exporters, on the economic challenges faced by them in the face of global slowdown amid covid-19 pandemic.   At the outset of his visit, the Governor thanked the President of SCCI saying that an ongoing dialogue between the policy makers and business community on the economic measures and their effectiveness is key to combat the prevalent domestic as well as global economic challenges. In this regard, the Governor acknowledged the proactive role played by SCCI in raising awareness abo...

(National): SBP shares initiatives to connect Non-Resident Pakistanis financially with homeland

Karachi:The Governor State Bank of Pakistan, Dr. Reza Baqir, said that the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) is fully committed to facilitating overseas Pakistanis to remain financially connected with their homeland. He was speaking to Overseas Pakistanis in a webinar organized by the Pakistan Embassy in Washington D.C. Welcoming the Governor, the Ambassador of Pakistan to the U.S., Dr. Asad M. Khan, highlighted that the Government attaches highest importance to serving the Pakistani American diaspora, who play a crucial role in Pakistan’s national development. In this regard, he mentioned that the Government had taken a number of steps to facilitate Pakistanis living abroad. He noted the significant role played by Pakistani American community, which is the third largest contributor of remit...