National Workshop on Payment Landscape In Iraq and Kurdistan

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Faculty: Faculty of Administrative Sciences and Economics
Department: Accounting Dept & Banking and Finance Dept
Type of the workshop: National Workshop
The workshop in brief:

  • The objective of the workshop is to create awareness of digital financial transactions.
  • In the region of Kurdistan how Nasswallet is created to provide greater financial access to the people of Iraq to make the leap from cash to a cashless society. NassWallet is a digital bank that is made for a new era providing services such as money transfer, business services, merchant payment, salary and bulk disbursement, bill payment, loyalty, and rewards with its own Mastercard among other services.

Participants: Departmental Student and University and FASE Staff (total 30 participants)

Date and time: 30- March- 2022, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Place: Room No. 302 | Tishk International University – Erbil

Session topics: 

  1. Role and Responsibilities of Financial Services
  2. Iraq’s banking and financial payment service providers

Presenters names and affiliations:

Mr. Bayar Shahab, Business Development Manager at NassWallet Digital Banking, PhD

Outcome of the workshop:

This workshop covered a general insight of Iraq’s banking and financial, available Payment service providers, payment methods, issues, and challenges in banking. Furthermore, the participants learned about financial services, financial inclusion, role and responsibilities of the central bank, and mobile money payment service providers.