Ashraf Mahmood Wathra: The role of emerging markets in the world economy

Opening address by Mr Ashraf Mahmood Wathra, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at a seminar with Her Excellency Ms Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Karachi, 24 October 2016.

  • Her Excellency Madame Christine Lagarde, Managing Director IMF,
  • Hon'ble Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Federal Minister for Finance, Revenue, Economic Affairs, Statistics, and Privatisation,
  • Esteemed Diplomats
  • Learned scholars from academia,
  • Heads and representatives of national and international financial institutions,
  • Government officials,
  • Friends of Media,
  • Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen,

I warmly welcome you all to this seminar!