Overseas Pakistanis should take advantage of Roshan Digital Accounts Schemes: Governor SBP Reza Baqir

Governor SBP Raza Baqir
Governor SBP Raza Baqir

Roshan Digital Account

Waqar Naseem Wamiq, Riyadh – An awareness seminar about the Roshan Digital Account and New Pakistan Certificate was held at the Embassy of Pakistan in Riyadh that was graced by the Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Dr. Reza Baqir and Executive Director SBP Arshad Mehmood Bhatti. The seminar was highly attended by the Pakistani business community. Pakistani envoy Lt. Gen (R) Bilal Akbar was also present on the occasion.

Addressing the Pakistani community Governor SBP Reza Baqir has said that the countries which supply oil, urea, and other such items of imports, their prices in the world market have increased by fifty to sixty percent. This is one of the major reasons for the recent inflation in Pakistan.

He further said that our economy is facing two challenges. One is inflation and the other is pressure on the balance of payments. We are rapidly being overcome from the economic crisis we faced due to Covid 19.

Governor SBP Reza Baqir

Regarding Roshan Digital Account, Governor SBP said that Prime Minister Imran Khan has always given importance to overseas Pakistanis which is why Roshan Pakistan Digital Account and New Pakistan Certificate have been issued. So far 3.5 million accounts have been opened. Of this, 3.5 billion has been raised through accounts that have been instrumental in stabilizing the country’s economy and opening seven to eight hundred new accounts daily. Overseas Pakistanis should invest in real estate and take advantage of Roshan digital accounts schemes and other benefits.

Ambassador of Pakistan Lieutenant General (retd) Bilal Akbar has said that there are more than 2.5 million Pakistanis in Saudi Arabia sending the most foreign exchange to their country. All of their hopes are attached to Pakistan. Its a great initiative of Prime Minister Imran Khan that he launched Roshan Digital Account for Overseas Pakistanis, which has made banking services easier and more profitable.

Earlier, A presentation on Roshan Digital Account was presented by Arshad Mehmood Bhatti, Executive Director, State Bank of Pakistan. The event ended with a Q&A session. The event was nicely conducted by Mawahid Ali Kayani.

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