Category Archives: Chambers of Commerce

Extension in Pak-China currency swap deal termed pleasing

Karachi, June 05, 2018 (PPI-OT): The business community on Tuesday welcomed extension in the currency swap agreement between Pakistan and China terming it beneficial for the local economy facing multiple challenges. The rupee-yuan swap amount has been doubled from 10

Pakistan-Brazil Business Forum shaped

Karachi, June 04, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Pakistan-Brazil Business Forum (PBBF) has been formed to help enhance economic cooperation between the two countries. Headquartered in Islamabad, the PBFF will have its sub-offices in other parts of the country and in Brazil.

PML-N Government failed to honour refund commitment: FPCCI

Karachi, June 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Friday said the PML-N government failed to honour its commitment about releasing stuck-up refunds to the business community leaving them in a quandary. Refunds

FPCCI urges Prime Minister to include Yarn and Tanned Leather in extended export incentive package

Karachi, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): Syed Mazhar Ali Nasir, Senior Vice President and Chairman, Budget Advisory Council of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has urged the incumbent government to also include cotton yarn and tanned

Government failed to stabilise the economy in five years

Islamabad, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders on Thursday said the incumbent government offered a mixed bag of successes and failures during the last five years. The national GDP has improved significantly backed by the unprecedented amount

Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry hosts iftar dinner for diplomats, business leaders

Karachi, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) held an iftar dinner in honour of Ambassadors and High Commissioners as well as the prominent business leaders at a local hotel. The dinner was

Ban on the movement of wheat flour is illegal: FPCCI

Karachi, May 25, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Friday said the Punjab government has banned the inter-district as well as inter-provincial movement flour which is illegal and unethical. The move would create

Pakistan connects landlocked Central Asian Republics and Afghanistan with the world through Gwadar and Karachi Ports

Karachi, May 24, 2018 (PPI-OT): Syed Mazhar Ali Nasir Senior Vice President, Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry while answering the SCO panel discussion stated that Pakistan is a main country in the Chinese One Belt and Route

Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry wants changed banking hours in the holymonth

Karachi, May 24, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Thursday asked the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) to revisit the notified banking hours for the holy month of Ramadan-ul-Mubarak. The SBP has notified

Senior Vice President FPCCI strongly condemns baseless propaganda by Mian Nasser Hayatt Magoo

Karachi, May 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): Syed Mazhar Ali Nasir, Senior Vice President FPCCI has strongly condemned the baseless propaganda by Mian Nasser Hayatt Magoo casting doubts about the legality of his present position in the Federation. Syed Mazhar Ali Nasir