Karachi, March 18, 2015 (PPI-OT): Pakistani business community considers UAE as their second home which can be witnessed by frequent flights from Pakistan to UAE. This was stated by Abdul Rahim Janoo, Sr. Vice President FPCCI in a meeting with Khalid Bardan, Country Manager Emirates Airline who visited FPCCI to meet the office bearers and members of FPCCI. The meeting was also attended by Ikram Rajput, Vice President and Incharge FPCCI Sindh Region, Muhammad Waseem Vohra, Vice President, Mr. Rafiq Suleman, Chairman REAP, Haji Siddique Suleman, Saeeda Bano, President WCCI and others.
Rahim Janoo further said that the business community prefers to travel abroad by Emirate airlines and most of them are holding the status of frequent flyer. He appreciated the services and facilities of Emirates airlines and said that there is still room for further improvement in services, meal and separate lounge at airport in Pakistan.
He further suggested new destination for opening at Mombasa where most of Pakistani businessmen visit for business purpose as Mombasa is the trade and industrial hub of Kenya. Rahim Janoo emphasis on the special services for the members of FPCCI and suggested to sign an MOU with Emirate Airlines. They also discussed the possibility of facilitation to the members of FPCCI trade delegation, participants of trade fair and special package for cargo of exhibits.
Khalid Bardan appreciated the views of the Senior Vice President FPCCI and assured best services with improvement as notified to him. He also agreed on having an MOU between FPCCI and Emirate Airline for cooperation and facilitation to business community. He further assured his support and full cooperation with FPCCI’s trade delegations and cargo facilities to the exhibitors.
For more information, contact:
M. A. Lodhi
Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI)
B-1, Federation House, Main Clifton Road,
Tel: +92-21-35873691, 93-94