Event: 2nd Asia Finance Forum: FinTech and Sustainable Development

Telecom Infrastructure and DFS Initiatives in Pakistan

09 November 2017
Author / Speaker: 
Muhammad Arif Sargana , Pakistan Telecom Authority

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Pakistan has a vibrant telecoms sector, with over 140 million cellular phone subscribers and over 48 million broadband subscribers. It also has various digital financial services, which has garnered about $2.4 billion mobile transactions through mobile banking in 2016 to 2017. This presentation provides a brief overview of Pakistan's telecoms infrastructure as well as the range of digital financial services it offers.

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