ICCI inks MoU with hospital and lab to get discounts for members

Islamabad, June 17, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) has inked Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with Chohan Eye Hospital and Advanced Diagnostic Lab, G-8 Markaz, Islamabad to get discounts for its members, staff and their dependents. Sardar Yasir Ilyas Khan, President ICCI signed the MoU on behalf of Chamber while Dr. Atif Bashir Chohah, CEO, Chohan Eye Hospital and Ali Raza, CEORead More…

Countrywide load shedding exposes the incompetence of power bureaucracy

Islamabad, June 16, 2021 (PPI-OT):Former President of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) Dr. Shahid Rasheed Butt on Wednesday said the nationwide power crisis has once again exposed the incompetence of power bureaucracy which is in incapable hands.
Load shedding of this magnitude is not acceptable in a country producing surplus electricity, and it cannot be attributed to anything except mismanagement aRead More…

Business community asked to take maximum benefit of vaccination centres for normalization of business activities

Islamabad, June 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): Sardar Yasir Ilyas Khan, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) said that ICCI in collaboration with NCOC and DHO Islamabad has intensified the vaccination drive in the federal capital for the business community as more vaccination centres on Monday were working in Kahuta Industrial Triangle, I-9 Industrial Area and PWD Islamabad while in coming days, such centRead More…

ICCI terms Budget 21-22 as balanced and in the right direction

Islamabad, June 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) giving its reaction to the Federal Budget 2021-22 termed it as a balanced budget as it is expected to set the economy in the right direction enabling it to achieve better growth and expansion.
Sardar Yasir Ilyas Khan, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry said that the government has accepted many proposals of theRead More…

Administrator Market Committee assures to improve supply system in Capital

Islamabad, June 11, 2021 (PPI-OT):Kamran Cheema, Administrator, Market Committee, Islamabad and Director Industry ICT visited the Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) held a meeting with Office Bearers of ICCI to discuss matters regarding price control and improve delivery of goods in the wholesale market in the Capital. Sardar Yasir Ilyas Khan President, Fatima Azim Senior Vice President, Abdul Rehman KRead More…

Mushtaq Ghani asks business community to capitalize on tourism potential in KPK

Islamabad, June 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):Mushtaq Ahmed Ghani, Speaker KPK has asked the business community of Islamabad to explore and capitalize on the tourism potential in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as the province offers tremendous opportunities of investment in tourism and many other sectors. He was addressing the business community during his visit to Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI).
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ICCI demands fixed tax regime for traders in next budget

Islamabad, June 07, 2021 (PPI-OT):Sardar Yasir Ilyas Khan, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry has called upon the government to introduce a fixed tax regime for traders in the upcoming budget and end the condition of CNIC for them on sale that would help in promoting documented economy and increasing the tax revenue of the country. He said that the retail sector was making around 20 percent contribRead More…

Concern expressed over increasing circular debt, trade gap

Islamabad, June 07, 2021 (PPI-OT):Former President of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) Dr. Shahid Rasheed Butt on Sunday expressed concern over increasing circular debt and ballooning trade deficit. Power sector circular debt and trade deficit should be controlled otherwise it will create problems for the masses and the economy and result in a mini-budget soon after the annual budget, he said.
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Circular debt, trade gap hitting economy

Islamabad, June 07, 2021 (PPI-OT):Former President of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) Dr. Shahid Rasheed Butt on Monday expressed concern over increasing circular debt, ballooning trade deficit, and receding FDI. Power sector circular debt and trade deficit should be controlled otherwise it will create problems for the masses and the economy and result in a mini-budget soon after the annual budget, Read More…

ICCI opens vaccination centre for business community and their employees

Islamabad, June 07, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) leading by example has opened a vaccination centre in its premises in collaboration with NCOC and Shifa International Hospital for the vaccination of the business community, their families and employees. ICCI is the first chamber of the country to set up a vaccination centre in its premises for its members to provide the first dosRead More…