Inclusive financing improving in Pakistan, says Queen Maxima

BY AMIN AHMED

ISLAMABAD: Queen Maxima of the Netherlands, who is the UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development, said here on Tuesday that Pakistan had built one of the strongest foundations for financial inclusion in the world.

She was speaking at the launching ceremony of the Universal Financial Access initiative of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP).

The queen said new regulations had supported the emergence of branchless banking, a growing microfinance sector, effective payments systems and a more constructive approach to customer identification.

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