The Governor of the Central Bank discusses with the regional representative of the World Bank and his executive team the reality of the Iraqi banking sector
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The media office of the bank stated, in a statement, that “the governor of the Central Bank of Iraq met with the regional representative of the World Bank, Farid al-Hajj, and his executive team, as part of a series of meetings of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund in Washington," and discussed with him the reality of the Iraqi banking sector and enhancing the concept of financial inclusion in the country through programs. Especially with international institutions,
and he explained that the two sides discussed the recent measures taken by the Governor of the Central Bank of Iraq in combating money laundering and financing terrorism, as well as accelerating banking reforms for government banks, and government support for reform in this vital sector.
The governor stressed, according to the statement: "Continuing to support the green economy and renewable energy through the clean energy initiative, which is represented by lending citizens to purchase solar energy systems and cooperation with government agencies to ensure the quality of the systems." calling for "technical support and benefiting from the expertise of the World Bank in expanding the initiative of the Central Bank." In lending to small projects in the light of the successful experiences of other countries.
He revealed "the creation of the International Organizations and External Relations Department, which is linked to the Governor of the Central Bank to organize, strengthen and follow up on relations,
For his part, the regional representative of the World Bank expressed his cooperation to build the functional and technical capabilities of the Central Bank employees in the field of banking supervision and the supervision of electronic payment companies and non-bank financial institutions. / End 8[/rtl]