The News interviewed Mudassar Aqil, the Chief Operating Officer of Finca Microfinance Bank about the state of microfinance in the country. Microfinance is still in its infancy in Pakistan, as it has neglected micro small enterprises (MSMEs) that provide 75 percent non-farm employment in the country. He asserted that poverty could only be addressed through job creation which calls for making credit available for MSMEs that are the main job providers.
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Source: The News