Last update: Wed, 04 May 2016 10pm

Supplements: (FPCCI) Achievement Awards


I am pleased to learn that Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI) is organising the 4th FPCCI Achievement Awards. This annual event is held to acknowledge the successes and outstanding achievements of individuals and organizations. The event also provides a platform for interaction; feedback, networking and debate on challenges and issues confronting the stakeholders.
I wish to commend and felicitate the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) for organising the Exports Awards Ceremony 2016 to honour business houses and individual entrepreneurs, who have excelled in the fields of commerce, trade and industry over the last year, and who have thus contributed meaningfully to the socioeconomic development of Pakistan. Indeed, holding of events such as this encourages private sector entrepreneurs to play a greater role in national development.
I am delighted that the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry is organizing its 4th Annual Achievement Awards ceremony this year in recognition of the services of Pakistani businesses and individuals. Such awards promote healthy competition among businessmen and individuals and encourage them to strive harder to push boundaries of excellence.
To encourage the outstanding performance of Organizations and Individuals, the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI) takes pride being the pioneer of high caliber event, the FPCCI Achievement Awards, which are given on the basis of merit to the outstanding performers in recognition of their performance during the period January - December. After successful launching of the three FPCCI Achievement Awards in the yester years FPCCI is organizing its 4th FPCCI Achievement Awards to acknowledge, recognize and honor the dedicated individuals and enterprises of Pakistani origin who made sustained and lasting contribution in economic and socio-economic development of the Country to build its image and have thus rendered all Pakistanis proud.
Back in 1999, we made our modest beginning at Karachi, with a 35-bed hospital. Right from the initial years, we were driven by a passion to create new benchmarks in healthcare. Also motivated by a mission to meet the ever growing healthcare needs of people in the region and provide quality healthcare to the masses at affordable cost and free for under privileged.
Patel Industrial Park has been meticulously designed to address the issues faced by the small and medium scale industrial sector in Karachi and is located adjacent to SITE Phase 2 and opposite Gulshan-e-Maymar, one of the fastest growing, most prosperous and secure areas of Karachi. Patel Industrial Park has complete infrastructure in the form of roads, water system, sewerage system and streetlights. It also has all the utilities required by industrial sector. Furthermore, to facilitate its clients, Patel City Builders and Developers is working on Self Power Generation for Patel Industrial Park to provide an uninterrupted and dependable supply of electricity.
FPCCI feels its responsibility to contribute in economic progress of the country and we have always been doing advocacy for the image building of the country. Through lobbying at various important forums FPCCI delegations have successfully advocated the case of Pakistan for inflow of investment and trade enhancement. Meetings of foreign delegations and diplomats with FPCCI office bearers, reports and presentations prepared by FPCCI's research department, seminars and workshops on the important economic issues, fairs and exhibitions in Pakistan and abroad, and visits of FPCCI's representatives at abroad have played a pivotal role in creating a favorable environment for Pakistan economy.