Ishaq Dar pledges strong economy, praises business community for maintaining high quality standards in Pakistan
Islamabad, March 17, 2014 (PPI-OT): Congratulating to the winner Awardees of 4th Quality Standard Award for their superiors, Mr. Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Federal Minister for Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs praises business community for maintaining high quality standards in Pakistan to boost the economy.
It is good news that because of the gigantic initiative like Quality Standard Award, Pakistani Products and services has now an equal opportunity and chance to stand out with a distinctive identity to maintain Quality Standards both in national and international market.
In the given scenario it is acknowledged that the economic activities have been badly affected due to global economic crises but I extend my felicitation to those industrialists and manufactures who are busy in production of quality products to satisfy their consumers.” this was stated by Mr. Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Federal Minister for Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs in his message in 4th Quality Standard Award 2013 and the Seminar on Theme of 44th World Standards Day “International Standards Ensure Positive Change” jointly organized by The Consumers Eye Pakistan (TCEP) and Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) Ministry of Science and Technology Government of Pakistan on occasion of distribution ceremony of 4th Quality Standard Award 2013 held in Karachi.
Federal Minister for Finance’s message was read in the Seminar on occasion of distribution ceremony of 4th Quality Standard Award. Ishaq Dar admires the efforts of The Consumers Eye Pakistan (TCEP), Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority and other organizers of Quality Standard Award.
Ishaq Dar further stated that, “I am very much hopeful that the “The Consumers Eye Pakistan” with the collaborative efforts of the public and private sectors will continue to maintain its efficiency and dedication so that business community of Pakistan will become more aware about the importance of Quality Standards Award and I see that the time is not far when our Products and Services will be amongst the leading Products and Brands of the world”.
He said that “in the given scenario it is acknowledged that the economic activities have been affected due to global economic crises but I extend my felicitation to those industrialists and manufactures who are busy in production of quality products to satisfy their consumers to the best in this situation. I believe that the “Quality Standard Award “is a positive initiative that has been introduced in Pakistan. It will create a healthy competitive environment amongst the leading local, national and multi-national companies operating in Pakistan.”
Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif in his message on occasion, term Quality Standard Award creating healthy competitive environment among the leading national and multinational Products and services in Pakistan. Dr. Ishratul Ebad Khan Governor Sindh in his message also term Quality Standard has vital importance for our business community as Pakistan is amongst largest consumers market in world.
Umar Ghauri, Chairman “The consumers Eye Pakistan” and CEO OF Quality Standard Award in his welcome Address thanks to the Chief Guest. He said that Quality Standard Award is the most prestigious Tribute, to those Businesses and individual who not only maintain Quality Standards but also cares and Serves their Customers and becomes Champion of Quality Standard in Pakistan.
Engr. M. A. Jabbar. (Honorary Consul of Ukraine and Former Vice President FPCCI), Barrister Shahida Jamil (Former federal law minister) Mr. Khalid Salim Saeed Bardan, (Vice President Emirates Air Line, Pakistan), H. E Obaid Al Kaabi (2nd Secretary from UAE Consulate) Mr. Omar Al Suwaidi, Etisalat PTCL, Mr. Abraruddin CEO Naheed Super Market, Col ® Mirza Rasul Bux Baig, Rasim Khan President Consumer Voice Pakistan and other Guest also speak on the occasion and appreciated them to promote quality Standard culture in Pakistan.
Those who received Quality Standard Award 2013 amongst are, (1) Emirates Air Line, (2) Shan Spices, (3) Bukhari Travels, (4) Sui Southern Gas Company, (5) Pakistan State Oil, (6) Seasons Canola, (7) Shangrila Ketchup, (8) Soya Supreme, (9) Naheed Super Store, (10) CRLF Motor Cycle/Spare Parts, (11) Dany Technologies, (12) Audionic Multimedia Speakers, (13) Lunar Computers and Accessories, (14) Imtiaz Super Market, (15) Xenith 3D Pure Drinking Water, (16) A V M Chemicals, (17) Karim cooking Oil, (18) Atrium Shopping Mall, (19) Hotel Ramada Plaza, (20) Maaz Banaspati, (21) API Water Pumps, (22) Karim Banaspati. (23) Pak Oasis, (24) API Pipe and Fitting, (25) Care Cooking oil, (26) Essa Lab, (27) Universal Brothers, (28) Consumer VOICE Magazine. (29) USF Consults. In the Category of Best C.E.O Award given to (30) Mr. Sikandar Sultan of Shan Foods, (31) Mr. Abrar ud Din of Naheed Super Market, (32) Mr. Freddy Sidhwa, Finance Manager Emirates Pakistan, (33) Col ® Mirza Rasul Bux Baig of Xenith Group, (34) Mr. Rizwan Machera of Artium Mall-Cinema. In the individuals Category “Services for Pakistan” Award given to, (35) Dr. Ishratul Ebad Khan Governor Sindh for longest serving as Governor of Sindh (36) Malik Riaz Hussain of Bahria Town for housing development in Pakistan.
Award ceremony was attended by large number of personalities, PSQCA officials, Government officials, representatives from corporate sector, Print and electronic media personal, representatives of NGO’s and volunteers.
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