ISLAMABAD, Dec 18: The National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) has grabbed the Federation of Pakistan Chamber and Industry (FPCCI)-Prime Minister of Pakistan Award for its outstanding services in banking and financial sector on the occasion of 42nd FPCCI Export Awards 2017-2018 here.
President and Chief Executive Officer of NBP Tariq Jamali was presented with an Award by the Prime Minister Imran Khan, for the recognition of services of organizations in different sectors contributing towards the progress and prosperity of the country.
The award was conferred to appreciate NBP’s role and service to the nation and playing an important role in promoting the cause of financial inclusion, besides providing financing to business community, industrial sector and for different commercial activities.
Tariq Jamali, in a personal message to the media expressed his gratitude and is adamant to resolve structural reforms in the bank to further improve quality of services and introduce technology based products and services.
He said that this award has motivated NBP employees to perform better and continue to enhance trust and confidence of the valued customers. “Our aim is to provide basic banking facilities to every citizen across Pakistan with maximum comfort and facilitation to our customers.”
NBP’s corporate banking, SME funding and agricultural lending remained fundamental drivers of growth in Pakistan’s economy.
The bank remains committed to social corporate responsibility and regularly collaborates with civil society organizations for the welfare and economic uplift of the less privileged segments of the society through sponsorships and donations.
National Bank of Pakistan won the “Leading Partner Bank in Pakistan Award for 2018” for the highest number of transactions with Trade Finance Program (TFP) in Pakistan under the issuing bank agreement during the period 1st July 2017 to June 30th, 2018.
This award was presented to National Bank of Pakistan in the Asian Development Bank's annual Trade Finance Program (TFP) Awards.
The highly acclaimed domestic and international awards and recognitions that the NBP has achieved in recent years include the certificate of membership of “FTSE index”, Pakistan Domestic Project Finance, Bank of the Year 2017 Award, and the “Trade Deal of the Year” award.
Other awards given to NBP in recognition of its contributions in social activities include the CSR Award for best CSR services, award for contributing best services in health and education, advocacy awareness campaign; The NFEH’s Corporate Social Responsibility Awards for Sports and Recreational Activities and award in acknowledgment of services in community development.
NBP is the largest public sector bank of Pakistan that operates a vast network of over 1500 branches and ATMs in Pakistan and 25 branches overseas.
NBP team is firmly committed to serve the Nation and work hard for the economic betterment and prosperity of Pakistan.