Staff Reporter Karachi
HABIBMETRO and Indus Motor Company (IMC) handed over the first HABIBMETRO Roshan Apni Car (RAC) to the family members of an overseas Pakistani. Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), Dr. Reza Baqir was the chief guest on the occasion.
Speaking at the event, Dr. Reza Baqir, Governor SBP, elaborated Prime Minister, Mr. Imran Khan’s vision of connecting the Pakistani diaspora with their loved ones in Pakistan through enhanced fi-nancial services and attractive opportunities to in-vest their savings in their homeland.
He said that he was delighted to see that the RAC initiative was helping overseas Pakistanis to fulfil the needs of their families in Pakistan and hoped it would create additional demand for the car manu-facturers and allied industries to grow at a brisk pace.
President & CEO, HABIBMETRO Mr. Mohsin Ali Nathani, in his remarks said that he was pleased to hand over the first car under the Roshan Digital Account’s RAC scheme.
He went on to add that HABIBMETRO is commit-ted to furthering the vision of the Prime Minister of Pakistan and the State Bank of Pakistan by offering an unparalleled and convenient banking experience to overseas Pakistanis.
Joining the proceedings online, the UK-based HABIBMETRO RDA customer exclaimed that it was an emotional moment for him.
He said that he felt even more connected to his motherland for he had been able to conveniently open a bank account in Pakistan and arrange a car for his family despite living abroad. He thanked the SBP for giving this banking platform to overseas Pakistanis.
CFO, IMC, Mr. Mohammad Ibadullah in his brief remarks appreciated SBP’s initiative to serve over-seas Pakistanis and reiterated IMC’s offer of car deliveries within 30 days for Roshan Digital Ac-count customers.