FPCCI calls for considering option of generating electricity from waste

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Staff Reporter
Karachi

President of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI), Mian Nasser Hyatt Maggo has said that the concept to utilize waste to generate energy may be introduced and the concerned ministries should educate on this option.

He was speaking during a meeting with the visiting delegation from Pakistan Plastic Manufacturers Association (PPMA) led by Mr. ize local plastics industry.

The Plastic Industry has an overwhelming influence in the economic development of Pakistan. The sector is badly affected by complex nature of taxes of FBR and SRB due to double taxation. CNIC condition is also affecting growth of the sector and creating hurdles in supplying in different cities of Pakistan.

The meeting concluded with proposal to set-up a committee on Ease of Doing Business. The meeting was attended by Mr. Mohammad Athar Sultan Chawla Vice President FPCCI, Mr. Zakaria Usman, former President FPCCI and Patron in-chief PPMA, Mr. Rashid Aziz, Mr. Asif Zindani, Mr.Shoaib Munshi, MR. Shakil Ahmed, Mr. Zafar Saeed, Mr. Imran Ghani, Mr. Zahid Ahmed and Mr. Rashid Mahmood.