Economy News Baghdad:
11 banks, headed by the Association of Iraqi Private Banks, participated in the Baghdad International Book Fair for the current session, which started on Thursday.
And included the pavilion of participating banks, the Central Bank and the Association of private banks and banks across Iraq and Ashur, the Middle East and the Iraqi and Islamic countries and Alravidin and Rashid, industrial and Iraqi trade in addition to Amwal for electronic banking services.
The pavilion was opened by Secretary-General of the Council of Ministers Mahdi Al-Alak, President of the Association of Private Banks Wadih Al-Hanal, Deputy Chairman of the Association of Private Banks Ali Muften and a number of ambassadors of Arab and foreign countries, including the Saudi Ambassador in Baghdad.
The Executive Director of the Association of Iraqi Private Banks, Ali Tariq, on the sidelines of the exhibition, “the economy News”, “The Association of Iraqi private banks are constantly supporting the cultural and community activities in Iraq because of the importance of culture in promoting and spreading the concepts of peace and dialogue,” adding that ” At the Baghdad International Book Fair to inform citizens of the services they provide and raise the number of people who have bank accounts. “
He explained that “the Association of Iraqi private banks provided great support for the Baghdad International Book Fair this year,” noting that “this session of the Baghdad International Book Fair is different from the previous sessions in terms of publishing houses, which increased in number, in addition to the presence of Arab intellectuals.”
On the other hand, the President of the Federation of Iraqi Publishers, Abdul Wahab Al-Radi, told “Economy News”, “The existence of the Association of Iraqi private banks at the Baghdad International Book Fair is very distinctive for the financial support to make the exhibition successful,” adding that “banks participating in the exhibition Offering its distinguished and high-end services to the participating public, which aims at developing the economy. “
“The participation of the banking sector in the book fair is an excellent addition during the current session because it contributes to educating the public through the services it provides.”
While, the director of sales in Rafidain Bank, Rami Nizar, told “Economy News” that “the participation of Iraqi banks, specifically Rafidain Bank, is effective because it educates the masses on banking services, especially those of interest to the segments of employees and the poor,” explaining that “the turnout is very large on the wing Banks began to increase as a result of services provided.
“The participation of private banks in the book fair is very important because it comes in the stage of construction and reconstruction of that public needs small and medium loans provided by private banks,” said the director of marketing in the Union Bank, Hamid Abdul-Sajid, “Economy News”, noting that “banks Special support of Iraqi culture and this is why we are at the book fair. “
He pointed out that “the banking sector is one of the elements of strength in the Iraqi economy and we began to develop banking services, which made the public accept on our side.”