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Category:Awareness Programme
Name:[EVE00352] Pakistan Islamic Finance Industry Engagement Session

The Pakistan Islamic Finance Industry Engagement Session is an initiative by the IFSB Secretariat to provide an interactive platform for communication between the various Islamic financial services industry stakeholders and the IFSB Secretariat.

In this one-day session, the IFSB will provide an update on the progress and developments of the global Islamic financial services industry, and enable the participants to interact and exchange views on the prospects and challenges of Islamic finance in Pakistan, in-line with the workstream and mandate of the IFSB. Participants will also benefit from a thematic technical workshop which will feature discussions on recent innovations in Sukuk structures and its utilisation by the Islamic financial services industry.
Start Date:22/10/2018End Date:22/10/2018
Venue Name:Pearl Continental, Karachi, Pakistan
Event Website: -

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  Programme - Event Session(s)

Date Time Topics
Day 1
09:00 - 09:30 Registration
09:30 - 09:45 Welcoming Address
  • SPEAKER: H.E. Tariq Bajwa, Governor - State Bank of Pakistan
  • 09:45 - 10:10 Presentation on Global Islamic Finance and the IFSB
  • SPEAKER: Dr. Bello Lawal Danbatta, Secretary-General, IFSB
  • 10:10 - 11:00 Interactive Session on Islamic Finance in Pakistan: Issues, Challenges and the Way Forward
  • Dr. Bello Lawal Danbatta, Secretary-General, IFSB
  • Mr. Zahid ur Rehman Khokher, Assistant Secretary-General, IFSB
  • Mr. Ghulam Muhammad Abbasi, Director - Islamic Banking Department, State Bank of Pakistan
  • 11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
    11:30 - 13:00 Thematic Workshop - Session 1: Introduction to Sukuk: Structures and Utilisation
  • Mr. Syed Faiq Najeeb, Head of Standards Development, IFSB
  • 13:00 - 14:30 Lunch and Prayer Break
    14:30 - 16:30 Thematic Workshop - Session 2: Recent Innovation and Market Gaps: New Frontiers for Sukuk
  • Mr. Syed Faiq Najeeb, Head of Standards Development, IFSB
  • Disclaimer: Please be advised that the above mentioned agenda points are tentative and that the IFSB reserves the right to make any necessary amendments/changes to the programme without prior notification.

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