Governor SBP steers the third Stakeholders Meeting on Digital Financial Services

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) organized the third nationwide Stakeholders’ meeting on Digital Financial Services today chaired by Governor SBP, Dr. Reza Baqir. The goal of these meetings has been to accelerate the agenda on promoting digital financial services and payments in Pakistan. The meeting was attended by the… Continue reading

Governor SBP, Dr. Reza Baqir, appointed as Deputy Chairman of the Council of Islamic Financial Services Board

The Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) Council in its 37th meeting, held on 10th December 2020, appointed Governor State Bank of Pakistan, Dr. Reza Baqir, as the Deputy Chairman of the Council for the year 2021. IFSB Council is the highest level policy making body comprising of the Central Bank… Continue reading

Governor SBP visited Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Governor State Bank of Pakistan Dr. Reza Baqir visited Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry (LCCI) today on the invitation of the Chamber. Governor SBP chaired a session with the officials and members of the chamber in which he talked at length about initiatives & efforts of SBP to promote… Continue reading

Governor SBP chairs first meeting of the Steering Committee on Housing and Construction Finance

To prepare and implement a roadmap to ensure sustainable market‐led financing of housing projects and mortgages in order to promote the development of housing and construction industry in the country, the Governor State Bank of Pakistan, Dr. Reza Baqir, formed a Steering Committee on Housing and Construction Finance last week…. Continue reading

Governor SBP highlights results of reforms and shares with OICCI measures to streamline processes for ease of doing business

Karachi: ‘The reforms to address the macroeconomic challenges faced by the economy are now beginning to bear fruit and improvement in the external sector has become visible. Restoring stability will promote investment in the country and thus economic growth,’ said the Governor of State Bank of Pakistan, Dr. Reza Baqir… Continue reading