Online Training Course on ‘Banking, Insurance and Financial Statistics’ for the Benefit of Afghanistan

Date : 17-19 August 2021 Venue : Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara - Turkey

Within the framework of its Statistical Capacity Building (StatCaB) Programme, SESRIC will organise an Online Training Course on ‘Banking, Insurance and Financial Statistics’ for the benefit of the National Statistics and Information Authority (NSIA) of Afghanistan on 17-19 August 2021.

Mr. Mohd Yazid KASIM, Senior Deputy Director; Ms. Khairul Aidah Samah, Principal Assistant Director; Mr. Mohd Fahmi Mohd Arupin, Assistant Director, at National Accounts Statistics Division of Department of Statistics, Malaysia (DoSM) will conduct the course with the participation of relevant officials of the NSIA of Afghanistan.

The Online Training Course will cover the following topics:

  • Basic concept of SNA related to financial sector
  • Introduction to financial corporations and its subsector
  • Financial production - measuring the output
  • Measurement of Financial Intermediation Services Indirectly Measured (FISIM)
  • Allocation of FISIM
  • Life and non-life insurance and re-insurance
  • Social security: pension and non-pension schemes
  • Estimation and valuation of output

The course will be conducted through a video conferencing platform by following synchronous learning and instruction approaches designed in line with the virtual training solutions undertaken by SESRIC in order to better serve the Centre’s training activities and keep participants motivated and engaged during this time of global crisis due to COVID-19.

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