Category Archives: Chambers of Commerce

The fourth round of devaluation to result in a fresh wave of inflation

Karachi, July 17, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Tuesday said continued erosion in the exchange rate proves that the measures adopted to reduce demand of the American currency have not worked as

FPCCI expresses concern over the wave of violence

Lahore, July 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Monday strongly condemned the terrorist attacks across the country which claimed hundreds of innocent lives and injured many. The incidents have terrorised masses, terrified

BMG, KCCI worried over terrorist attacks on election related activities

Karachi, July 14, 2018 (PPI-OT): The leadership of Businessmen Group (BMG) and Office Bearers of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI), while expressing deep concerns over the recent two separate terrorist attacks in Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in

FPCCI condemns Mastung and Bannu attacks

Karachi, July 14, 2018 (PPI-OT): The higher hierarchy of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) including Ghazanfar Bilour, President; Syed Mazhar Ali Nasir, Sr. Vice President and Vice Presidents of FPCCI; Mr. S.M. Muneer, Former Chief Executive

Phenomenal rise in imports stresses current account: Ghazanfar Bilour President FPCCI

Karachi, July 13, 2018 (PPI-OT): Ghazanfar Bilour President FPCCI showed his serious concern over the continuous drastic increase in trade deficit of Pakistan resulting in fiscal imbalances.The exorbitant increase in import is exerting pressure on balance of payments and reflecting

Chief Justice Saqib Nisar’s sensitivity to growing water crisis appreciated

Karachi, July 12, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Thursday said future of the business community is linked to Pakistan. We can remain in business if the country remains intact therefore the businessmen

Business community condemns Peshawar bombing

Karachi, July 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): The entire business community of Pakistan has condemned in strongest possible terms the Peshawar bombing which claimed nineteen lives including that of ANP’s leader and candidate for provincial assembly Barrister Haroon Bilour. They also expressed

Water shortages making a doomsday scenario in Pakistan

Karachi, July 10, 2018 (PPI-OT): Despite rainy season, Tarbela Dam has reached its dead level while Mangla Dam will reach its dead level in a matter of days pushing water scarcity to new heights, a business leader said Tuesday. Water

Pakistan wasting ten trillion gallons of water annually

Karachi, July 08, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Sunday said our country is more concerned about dams being built by a neighbouring country and less concerned about building dams itself. All the

Discount stores suggested shielding poor from inflation

Islamabad, July 08, 2018 (PPI-OT): Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders on Sunday suggested establishing discount stores across the country to shield poor from inflation. The number of utility stores should be increased while private sector should be entrusted upon establishing