(Karachi P.R. 2nd Feb, 2017) A 100 member team of Navy War College visited FPCCI Head Office, Karachi in a study tour Let by Mr. Imran Nisar, Commodore S.I. (M) The President FPCCI Mr. Zubair F. Tufail while welcoming the delegation gave a comprehensive briefing on the role of FPCCI and its activities on national and international level.
During question answer session there were various issues raised by the participants of Navel War College particularly with reference to bilateral trade and economic relations with neighbouring countries, role of FPCCI in ECO CCI, SAARC CCI and other regional platforms, identification and removal of NTBs, FPCCI’s contribution towards transformation of the impact of the global reduction of oil prices to the masses and its impact on national economy, role of FPCCI in national budget and economic policies, tax to GDP, law and order situation, economic crises, revival of economy, new market research to increase the exports of the country and suggestions and recommendation to ease of doing business etc. A panel of FPCCI comprising Mr. Zubair F. Tufail, President FPCCI, Mr. Mirza Ishtiaq Baig, Mr. Irfan Ahmed Sarwana, Vice Presidents, Mr. Mirza Ikhtiar Baig and Mr. Maher Alam Khan, Acting Secretary General responded on these issues.
The participants also had an extensive debate on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor - CPEC for which Zubair F. Tufail said that CPEC is the game changer not only for Pakistan but also to the entire region which encompasses Iran, Afghanistan and CIS countries.
Maher Alam Khan
Acting Secretary General