ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar chaired a meeting here today and reviewed the new technological trends and reform initiatives in banking/financial sector.

Governor State Bank Ashraf Mehmood Wathra updated the Finance Minister regarding the new technological trends and reform initiatives in hand in the Banking sector of Pakistan. He briefed him that technological advances are quickly changing the face of the Pakistani banking industry.

The Finance Minister was apprised on the recent development in private sector credit and agriculture sector growth automation in currency distribution by Central and commercial Banks. Key economic indicators also came under discussion which demonstrate a stable trends.

Finance Secretary, Secretary Economic Affairs Division, senior officials of the State Bank of Pakistan also attended the meeting.