KARACHI: The National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) welcomed Sami Al Rajhi, head of home remittance business at Bank AlJazira (FAWRI), Saudi Arabia on December 24, 2018 during his visit to Pakistan.
He was accompanied by Hassan Saleem, manager MTO business at Bank AlJazira (FAWRI). Rajhi has over 30 years of experience in the home remittance business and has worked at senior positions with all the leading banks in Saudi Arabia in the remittance business.
He met with the president and top management of the NBP at the head office and discussed ways to increase home remittances through legal channels from Saudi Arabia to Pakistan. Several ideas to provide additional facilities to the ex-pat Pakistanis were discussed during the meeting.
The NBP, with over 1,500 branches, both in rural and urban cities in Pakistan is a major player in home remittances business in Pakistan.
Published in The Express Tribune, December 28th, 2018.