Islamabad, January 23, 2013 (PPI-OT): Mr. Iqbal Dawood Pakwala Acting President FPCCI has announced holding of a series of seminars in Federation House Karachi on different vital subjects related to trade and industry in order to tackle the challenges being faced by the business community. Within this context, the issues such as the Energy Crisis in Pakistan and its Possible Solutions, Automobile Sector, Textile Industry and its Future Prospects, Global Warming and the Impending Water Crisis, Food Security and the Global Financial Crisis and its Impact on Pakistan are currently in plan/preparation.
The aim of the seminars is to highlight the problems being faced and to evolve the possible solutions for economic prosperity and development of country. These seminars will discuss the proposals and recommendation of real stakeholders for onward submission to the respective Ministries and Concerned Organizations.
It is expected that the FPCCI seminars will bring together stakeholders, experts, researchers, academia, policymakers and the concerned government departments at one forum providing a useful platform for discussion, interaction and exchange of ideas.
In the first phase, FPCCI will be organizing the seminar on “The Energy Crisis in Pakistan and its Possible Solutions” in the first week of February, 2013, which will be followed by other seminars with the gap of 15 days each.
The schedule of these seminars will be announced shortly. In this connection, the Federation has issued circular to its members advising them to actively participate in the seminars. FPCCI has also invited research papers from interested stakeholders, researchers, academic institutes and others. Interested participants/speakers may also get them registered with FPCCI.
For more information, contact:
Syed Masood Alam Rizvi
Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI)
B-1, Federation House, Main Clifton Road,
Tel: 0092-21-35873691, 93-94
Fax: +9221 3587 4332