State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) in collaboration with Pakistan Business Council (PBC) hosted a seminar and panel discussion on “Managing Crises in Emerging Markets” on Friday, February 14, 2020 at State Bank of Pakistan Head Office in Karachi.
The seminar kicked off with recitation of Holy Quran after which Governor SBP, Dr. Reza Baqir delivered the welcome address. Later, Deputy Director IMF, Mr. Athanasios Arvanitis gave a presentation followed by a discussion. The discussants included Mr. Ehsan Malik, CEO Pakistan Business Council; Khurram Husain, Financial Analyst at DAWN newspaper and Sakib Sherani, Chief Executive Macro Economic Insights. The panel discussion concluded with a Q & A session.
Prominent members from business and banking community, media persons, academia and financial analysts attended the seminar.