Khurram Shahzad, Senior Vice President KCCI
has assumed charge as Acting President of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI
) during the absence of President KCCI
Junaid Esmail Makda who has travelled abroad.
Khurram Shahzad has remained associated with the KCCI
since past many years and has dedicatedly served the business and industrial community of Karachi by discharging his services for numerous sub-committees of Karachi Chamber as well prior to becoming the Senior Vice President, said a statement on Saturday.
Deputy Consul General of UAE Bakheet Ateeq Alremeithi, Chairman Businessmen Group and Former President KCCI
Siraj Kassam Teli, President KCCI
Junaid Esmail Makda, Senior Vice President KCCI
Khurram Shahzad, Vice President KCCI
Asif Sheikh Javaid and KCCI
Managing Committee members were also present at the meeting.
'Everything will be here, including medical insurance, check-ups and contracts etc, to facilitate visa issuance from the visa centre in Karachi which will be the biggest visa centre of Asia while the entire team for this Visa Centre at Khayaban-i-Shamsheer in Karachi will come from the UAE,' said a statement issued by the KCCI
after the visit of Mr Alzaabi, who was accompanied by UAE Deputy Consul General Bakheet Ateeq Alremeithi.
Agreeing to President KCCI
's suggestion of signing a Memorandum of Understanding between KCCI
and UAE Chamber, he said it was really important so that a framework could be defined because when there was a gap and no official visits, the business communities and Chambers of Commerce simply will have no idea about the business potential in Pakistan and UAE.
SMIU Vice-Chancellor (VC) Dr Muhammad Ali Sheikh and KCCI
President Mufassar Atta Malik signed the MoU at Sir Shahnawaz Bhutto Auditorium in the varsity.
Chairman Park Yong-maan will give the opening and closing addresses on the first and last day.
'However, we will only request the Rangers to share information about whereabouts and give access to family members of such persons on humanitarian grounds,' he added, while speaking at the first meeting of KCCI
's Special Committee for Small Traders.
In a statement issued, President KCCI
informed that the notice refrains individuals and institutions from taking any kind of action against 'QAABZEIN (Occupier)' which is an achievement for Karachi Chamber as ETPB notice admits itself that the Karachi Chamber's offices were in possession of QAABZEINS, who are being led by Khawaja Qutubuddin and ETPB is fully supporting them.
give due consideration to the KCCI
budget proposals for 2016-17.
It may be noted that the Managing Committee of Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI
), in its meeting held on Sept 19, 2015 unanimously elected Office Bearers for year 2015-16.