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- April 26, 2019 - BoD Meeting - Meeting of Board of Director - A meeting of the Board of Directors of the Karakuram Cooperative Bank Limited was held Conference Room, Chief Secretary Office, Gilgit on 26 April 2019. Chairman KCBL, Captain (R) Muhammad Khurram Agha, Chief Secretary, Gilgit-Baltistan presided over the... More →
- November 15, 2018 - Meeting with SBP Executives - A meeting of SBP Executives was held with KCBL management on 14th November 2018. GM/ CEO KCBL is briefing SBP team on the overall affairs of the... More →
- March 7, 2018 - HOME REMITTANCE SERVICES - HOME REMITTANCE SERVICES - Karakoram Cooperative Bank Limited (KCBL) is pleased to announce its strategic partnership with Bank Islami Pakistan for receiving Home Remittances through Moneygram (www.moneygram.com) and RIA (www.riamoneytransfer.com). - For availing services please do contact any of... More →
Karakoram Cooperative Bank Limited Gilgit-Baltistan (formerly Northern Areas Provincial Cooperative Bank Ltd) was Established in 1956, under the Cooperative Societies Act, 1925. The Bank remained affiliated with the Federal Bank for Cooperatives from 1977 to 2002.
KCB is one of the most vibrant financial institution, with a net work of 31 branches besides, 5 micro finance units across Gilgit-Baltistan. We take great pride in offering services even in the remote areas of Gilgit-Baltistan. Our fully computerized branches provide a pleasant, convenient and hassle free banking services every time.
KCB is primarily, catering for agricultural and commercial credit needs of cooperative societies, traders, contractors and other business community belonging to the middle and lower middle class and these loans are basically aimed at uplifting the economic standard of the masses, especially the rural communities, thereby creating employment opportunities and boosting up commercial activities throughout the region . The bank has also expanded its scope of income generating activities to other small scale businesses including transport, fish farming, poultry, garments and other similar activities during the last few years. In this manner the bank is playing an active role in the socio economic development of Gilgit-Baltistan Region.