Lasbela, October 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): Mr. Ismail Suttar, President LCCI termed the pension disbursed by EOBI to secured employees a meagre amount and urged the Employees” Old-Age Benefits Institutions (EOBI) authorities to increase the same keeping in view the increasing cost of living of today as it is the only support for the private sector employees after retirement.
He put forward this proposal while addressing a Seminar organized by LCCI in collaboration of EOBI on “EOBI Web Application Facilitation System”. Mr. Hassan Junaid, Director EOBI Sindh-Balochistan Zone, Director IT, Mr. Nadeem Iqbal and Assistant Director Mr. Ali Muttaqi also participated in the Seminar.
The Chamber’s Chief welcomed the introduction of EOBI Web Application Facilitation System and congratulated the EOBI for the same. He hoped that through this system the secured employees may directly approach the EOBI online and without any hassle and personal contact with EOBI staff, can get their registration, deposit of contribution and complete other matters pertaining to the same.
He further added that the privilege of this system is its simplicity and safety thus giving a providing a sense of security amongst the private sector employers and employees, which is quite satisfactory for all stakeholders.
Mr. Hassan Junaid (Director EOBI, Sindh and Balochistan) and Mr. Nadeem Iqbal (Director IT, EOBI) while giving this presentation informed that the objective of introducing the system of web application is to maintain the transparency and to facilitate the stakeholders. They further ensured that the EOBI is endeavouring continuously to improve this on-line system in order to further facilitate the employees and the employers.
While appreciating the interest showed by the participants with the proceedings of the Seminar with an intension to provide relief to the retired people, Mr. Ismail Suttar again urged the EOBI to consider substantial increase in the pension, to enable our senior citizens to live a happy life after their retirement.
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