Karachi, December 10, 2015 (PPI-OT): Mr. Samiullah Naeem, President, Gujranwala Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Chairman, Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan; while speaking on the occasion of the luncheon meeting held in his honour at FPCCI, Head Office, Karachi. He said that services of Mr. Abdul Rahim Janoo Senior Vice President, FPCCI to the cause of business community will always be remembered in the history of FPCCI and his tenure as a Senior Vice President will be a guideline to his followers.
He further said that Mr. Abdul Rahim Janoo is the seasoned in a leading businessman of the rice exports had taken numbers of initiatives to boost the business environment and revival of economic activities in Pakistan. He is particularly made the things transparent especially in Fair and Exhibition Department of FPCCI.
Mr. Samiullah Naeem emphasized that the policies and the projects initiated by Mr. Abdul Rahim Janoo should continue, which will enhance the image of FPCCI in the times to come and the name of FPCCI will be encouraged as a real trade body serving the entire business community without any discrimination.
Mr. Zubair Tufail Former Vice President, FPCCI stated that he’s looking for appraised relations between the FPCCI and Gujranwala CCI along with the encouraging words for the rice exporters from the platform of FPCCI. Mr. Zubair Tufail encouraged the CSR – Corporate Social Responsibility activities comprised of Eye Camp and scholarship facilitation to students by Mr. Abdul Rahim Janoo, Senior Vice President, FPCCI and appreciate a positive role in the welfare deeds. He added that he is quite hopeful for the future deeds of Mr. Abdul Rahim Janoo, for the business community and federation as well. Mr. Zubair Tufail shared his role for solving the withholding tax in FBR and assured the attendees and members that they will resolve the matter in the interest of business community.
Mr. Samiullah Naeem, President, Gujranwala Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Chairman, Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan expressed showed his concern in the increasing energy crisis in Pakistan, which impacts the industrial activities and manufacturing sector in Pakistan. He identified the markup rates of loans for the business investment and asked to take initiatives for bringing ease in the exports and agriculture sector.
Mr. Abdul Rahim Janoo, Senior Vice President, FPCCI has stated that FPCCI always concentrated on maintaining the smooth relations between FPCCI and Pakistan’s all the chambers of commerce in different cities of Pakistan. He encouraged the efforts of S. M. Muneer CEO, TDAP and showed his satisfaction for working under his leadership.
Luncheon meeting and reception was attended by Mr. Ikram Rajput, Vice President, FPCCI; Mr. Waseem Vohra, Vice President, FPCCI; Mr. Mirza Ikhtiar Baig; Senator Mr. Haseeb Khan; Mr. Syed Abdul Waheed Shah; Mr. A. K. Memon; Mr. S. Khalid Tuwab; Capt. S. Kamal A. Mahmoodi and Ms. Farida Qureshi, President, Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Karachi South).
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