BankIslami starts Islamic Banking Training program for Senior Ex- KASB Staff

Karachi June 11, 2015 : BankIslami Pakistan Limited formally started Islamic Banking Training Program for Senior ex – KASB employees as a capacity building measure and to help them assimilate better in the amalgamated entity. Mr.Yavar Moini, Director Islamic Banking, State Bank of Pakistan inaugurated the program.

While addressing the ex- KASB staff at the inauguration ceremony, Mr. Yavar Moini Director Islamic Banking State Bank of Pakistan, said that they are very fortunate that they are receiving training from one of the best practitioners in the industry who also work with the State Bank on different committees & sub committees. He further reiterated that Islamic Banking is growing globally and it is the right time to be part of the industry which is growing very fast and which currently holds 10% market share of the entire banking industry in Pakistan. He added that State Bank aim is to make it a dominant system in coming years.

He also quoted Quaid e Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s vision to develop Pakistan’s economy on the principles of Islamic Financial System.