7 billion, out of which 19 projects including the SIDC
had started running operation.
Speaking on this occasion Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry Vice President Abid Ahmad Khawaja, SIDC
Board of Management Chairman Qaiser Iqbal Biryal, Sports Goods Association Hasanien Cheema, Dr Adnan Idrees Butt and FPCCI SME Committee Chairman Rehmatullah Javaid also acknowledged the valuable services of SMEDA in reviving the SME-based Sports Industry of Pakistan, which was going to be out from the world market due to unavailability of the latest technology, but the establishment of SIDC
has rejuvenated the industry with new vigor.
The federal government had spent Rs 436 million on the project under the supervision of SMEDA, SIDC
The federal minister termed the SIDC
a blessing for Sialkot-based sports goods industry.
has been established with a total cost of Rs436 million provided by the federal Government, they said.
consultant Louie Turgo mentioned that STAR toll fee collections last year was just almost at break-even with an estimated revenue of P705 million.
18, Campita ordered SIDC
to 'submit proof of notice of regular employment' issued to 320 employees.
facilitated the making of prototype balls for the industry provided training to skilled workers in moulding rubber technology and mechanized thermo-laminated balls etc.
77 billion, and specifies Al Jaber Building for the construction, completion and handover of the fully functional high-end beach front villas, according to a press release from SIDC
Through this program, which involved former sex workers training current workers on healthy sexual practices, Badran estimates SIDC
came into contact with almost 5,000 female sex workers.
In 2007, the company acquired SIDC
Metal Coating Company which operated a colour coating unit in Jeddah with an output capacity of 90,000 tonnes.
The instrumental role of setting up of SIDC
in this export-oriented city and hub of cottage industry was to introduce thermo-molded ball technology in Sialkot industry and provide technical know how, trained labour force, reverse engineering prototype development and mold making services besides, to disseminate new technology of mechanised ball to Sports Goods sector, which is threatening to the hand stitched inflatable soccer ball.