Regional Workshop on the Fintech Development in the CAREC Region

The Asian Development Bank, in collaboration with the CAREC Institute, the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia, and the National Bank of Georgia, convened a regional workshop on fintech development in the CAREC region on February 21-22, 2024, in Tbilisi, Georgia. The Forum ignited a policy dialogue and encouraged knowledge sharing among representatives from CAREC countries, development partners, and private sector entities. The forum underscored the critical importance of strategic collaboration to foster region wide FinTech innovation. Participants engaged in discussions around the establishment of mutual recognition agreements, bridging infrastructure and digitization gaps, and crafting policies that support economic growth, financial connectivity, and digital transformation. The workshop represents a collective endeavor to equip the CAREC region with the necessary tools to leverage FinTech’s capabilities for sustained financial cooperation and inclusive digital growth.

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