Islamabad, December 19, 2012 (PPI-OT): A delegation of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry led by its President Mr.Zafar Bakhtawari visited National Press Club (NPC) to congratulate Mr.Farooq Faisal for being elected as President, Mr.Shairyar Khan as General Secretary and other representatives on winning the election.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr.Zafar Bakhtawari, President ICCI said that business community and National Press Club should have close coordination to highlight the problems of businessman so that same could be addressed and businesses could flourish. He said that there is a greater need to make Federal Capital as a corruption free, peaceful and model city.
He said that different organizations of Islamabad would be invited soon for making an appropriate code of conduct for facilitation of citizens of Federal Capital. He said that provision of a proper transportation system for the citizen would be part of that agenda.
Mr.Bakhtawari assured cooperation and coordination of ICCI with the National Press Club and stressed the Club should play its role to help address problems of the business community and the citizens of the Federal Capital.
Mr.Munawar Mughal, former president ICCI said that Media should play its role in developing national cohesion, stability and culture of patience in the country. He appreciated the role of National Press club which is playing a significant role in highlighting the important issues at national and international levels.
Mr.Farooq Faisal, newly elected President of National Press Club thanked ICCI office bearers for congratulating him and his team and said that journalist community would keep on identifying problems of business community. He said that it is right that all the trade unions and associations should be gathered at a single platform for addressing the problems so that they could be solved on priority basis.
Mr.Mehmood Ahmed Waraich, Senior Vice President ICCI, Mr.Saeed Ahmed Bhatti, Vice President ICCI, Khalid Chaudhary and other members of ICCI were also president on the occasion.
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