ICCI has played pivotal role in economic development: Farid Says Founder Group becomes more popular in business community


Staff Reporter


President Islamabad Industrial Association M Akram Farid has said that Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry had played pivotal role in national economic development and always presented viable suggestions for implementation with regard to expansion of exports and industrial development which had been acknowledged in letter and spirit.
He stated this while addressing dinner hosted in the honour of Founder Group members and candidates contesting the ICCI forthcoming annual elections. Former Presidents of ICCI, members and prominent personalities of business community participated in the dinner.
M Akram Farid expressed the hope that Founder Group would set new historical examples in the chamber elections by its land slide victory. He said Founder Group is based on true representative of business community which had given due priority to the sufferings of traders, manufacturers and investors.
He mentioned projects of Dry Port Road construction, rehabilitation, allocation of mosque plot, establishment of dispensary for industrial workers, resolving trade change issues and matters pertaining to Capital Development Authority which were initiated by the Islamabad Industrial Association.
Farid disclosed that flour, marble, steel mills, soap, pharmaceutical, vegetable oil and other trade organizations and mill owners also announced their un-conditional support to Founder Group in ICCI elections.
He said the day of September 18, 2019 will dawn with the victory of Founder Group. Former President Islamabad Chamber Zafar Bakhtawri, Chairman ICCI Construction Committee Khalid Javed and former President Tariq Sadiq in their addresses pointed out industrial development contributions of Founder Group. It was stated that 50,000 sapling were planted with the efforts of Industry and ICCI which is a record in Pakistan. Vice Presidents Industrial Association Nasir Qureshi, Mirza Muhammad Ali and other speakers also shared their views and assured their full support to Funder Group in ICCI elections.