Press Coverage

APBF flays govt for partial relief of huge drop in global oil rates

APBF asks SBP to announce soft loan at 3% markup for SMEs

APBF ask Govt to pass on WB, IMF debt relief

APBF demands soft financing for SMEs to fight pandemic challenges

APBF wants business-friendly atmosphere for SMEs

APBF for concrete steps to keep industrial wheels running

APBF President, Bernhard Schlagheck discuss ways to improve trade relations

APBF signs MoU with Hungarian Embassy to promote trade links

Businessmen want full solidarity with Kashmiris, warn against trade talks with India

State Bank to announce monetary policy on 28th January

APBF disappointed over seven-year high inflation

APBF, TEVTA ink MoU for promotion of skill development

APBF Conference calls for empowering private sector for high economic growth

APBF to hold business conference in Islamabad on Dec 12

Germany invites APBF to gear up joint efforts for sustainable business development

EU envoy calls for value-addition to exploit GSP Plus status full potential

APBF to work with govt to lift Ease of Doing Business Index further  

Pakistan, Spain need to enhance trade volume in various sectors 

APBF condoles death of its leader 

APBF concerned over 58% decline in FDI in July-Aug

DISCOs raise power tariff by 70% for Punjab export industry 

Low volume of private sector credit off take to hinder business activity: APBF 

APBF President says 3m youth enter labour market annually while TVET system
 only adjusts 0.5m trainees 

Govt real task is to end parallel economy through structural reforms in bureaucracy: APBF 

APBF says debt servicing a biggest challenge on expenditures front in upcoming budget 

APBF ready to work with govt for ease of doing business

APBF calls for raising exports to 11pc of GDP for sustainable growth

APBF opposes tight Monetary Policy

APBF expresses concerns over soaring trade deficit

Judiciary and state should work together to reform and modernize arbitration laws – President APBF

APBF condemns proposed hike in power tariff

APBF Budget proposals stress liberal investment policy, low tax ratio

APBF disappointed as OGRA advice of 6% oil rate cut rejected

APBF foresees massive boost to IT industry from CPEC 

APBF for taking measures as Pakistan debt repayment capacity weakens

APBF condemns over Rs.18/litre hike in seven months

FTAs should be finalized to benefit local industry: APBF

APBF calls for reforms to make doing business easier to attract FD

Inflation serious threat to economy now: APBF

APBF wants strong reforms for external stability as budget deficit reaches 2.3% of GDP

Financing ratio for SMEs pathetic despite reduction in policy rate: APBF

APBF Conference on “Pakistan at Cross Roads” – Economy, Skilled Workforce & Country Narrative 

APBF Conference on “Pakistan at Cross Roads” – Economy, Skilled Workforce & Country Narrative 

APBF moot on Economy skilled workforce opens tomorrow

APBF for consistency and transparency in policies to improve GCI

APBF asks Govt to cut tax ratio to keep oil rates stable

APBF rejects mini-budget declared through additional duties

APBF calls for improving food security through stable economic growth

APBF offers support to UNIDO’s Business Clinics for young entrepreneurs

APBF tariff hike to put Rs25b additional burden on consumers

APBF condems brutal violence on Rohingya muslims

APBF urges concrete measures for higher exports

APBF asks new govt to adopt holistic approach for economic growth

Political turmoil may harm the economy : APBF

APBF concerns over declining exports, trade deficit

Increase in FDI reflects improved security situation: APBF

Plan to set up 46 SEZs along CPEC route: APBF

APBF congratulates Mr. Asif Tipoo elected as President & Mr. Maaz Mahmood as VP of Sundar Industrial Estate

Rupee depreciation inflicts great loss to economy: APBF

Economic growth promotes business linkages with Canada: APBF

Current export portfolio marred by lack of diversification: APBF

No concrete measures for job creation in budget: APBF

APBF joins hands for Advisory Forum on TVET established in Punjab to improve Public and Private Sector partnership

APBF submits proposals for federal budget 2017-18

APBF protests against return of massive power outages

APBF gears up for Federal Budget proposals for 2017-18

APBF asks Govt to consolidate economic gains

APBF to hold conference on ease of  “Ease of doing Business in Pakistan” on April 5, 2017

APBF moot on “Ease of doing Business in Pakistan” on April 5, 2017

APBF urges govt to oppose dams India is making in IHK

APBF for reducing tax ration to keep oil rates stable

APBF condemns conspiracies against CPEC

APBF concerned over $17.4 billion trade deficit

APBF condemns Lahore blast

APBF signs MoU with educational institutions to strengthen industry-academia linkage

APBF urges Govt to boost FDI

APBF lauds Pakistan’s new ranking as ‘Emerging Market’

APBF urges equitable CPEC benefits for all provinces

APBF urges SBP to review credit policies

APBF lauds decision to increase trade with Italy

Private sector role vital for 7% GDP growth

APBF concerned over Indian aggression at LoC

APBF signs MoU with Jiaxing Zhimakaimen for trade promotions

APBF for making CPEC a success

APBF condemns India for pulling out of SAARC Summit

APBF held conference on preventing extremism to promote economic activities

MOU between Chinese company and All Pakistan Business Forum

APBF moot on impact of extremism on economy

APBF host a conference on economic impact of extremism

APBF delegations meets Punjab governor

APBF seeks incentives to boost remittances

APBF meets US envoy to seek trade development

APBF seeks Chinese renewable energy expertise

APBF urges consistent gas supply for higher industrial productivity

APBF & Businessmen condemn Quetta suicide attack

APBF asks Govt to consider automatic refund mechanism to boost Exports

APBF Honours outgoing US Consul General H.E. Zachary V. Harkenrider

APBF condemns killing in Kashmir, warns against Pak-India trade dialogue

APBF expresses grief over Edhi’s death & Business Community vows to carry forward Edhi’s mission

APBF protest return of Power outage on Industrial feeders

APBF criticises Government over Failure to fully utilise of ADP

APBF voices concern over negative impact of terrorism on economy

APBF Delegation to Attend Pak-US Business Opportunities Conference in New York

APBF asks government not to over-burden Taxes of Rs. 500 Billion in Budget

All Pakistan Business Forum urges government to boost falling exports

APBF backs policy rate cut as private capital inflows weak

APBF lauds plan to build rail link with Iran, Afghanistan

APBF lauds China’s vision of regional development

APBF for broadening tax base through legislation in budget

APBF starts consultations for budget proposals

APBF delegation visits Romania to strengthen economic ties

Govt can’t ask foreigners to invest in Pakistan after Panama leaks: APBF

APBF team visits Italy to strengthen economic ties

Italy is exploring Pakistan as investment option

APBF concerned over $2bn loss in declining export

APBF hails restoration of Pak-Iran banking channel

APBF wants early implementation of other projects as Qatar LNG deal to meet just 20% demand

The slight cut in petroleum prices is not a reflection of the huge drop of oil prices in the international market

APBF & Embassy of Italy in Pakistan signed M0U to boost trade ties

APBF appoints Mr. Maaz Mahmood as new Secretary General

Sector-specific efforts required to boost Pak-Canada trade : APBF

APBF calls for declaring water emergency

Govt should support SME sector for economic prosperous Pakistan : APBF

APBF welcomes Pakistan, India agreement to resume comprehensive dialogues

CPEC project a game-changer for region : APBF

Sector-specific measures can increase Pak-Nigeria trade : APBF

APBF asks Govt to patronize local investors

APBF welcomes Russian investment in energy sector

No trade with India until improvement in ties

 APBF warns Govt for piling of expensive debt by launching Euro-bonds

APBF lauds interest rate cut by State Bank of Pakistan

APBF Applauds Iran’s Participation in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Project

APBF expresses solidarity with Armed Forces to eliminate crime and terrorism

APBF asks Govt to cut oil price in line with world market

APBF Elects New President of Islamabad Board

APBF and Embassy of Nigeria Ink Trade Promotion MOU

APBF Elects Lahore Board President

APBF concerned over widening trade imbalance

APBF endorses traders stance on unwarranted WHT on banking transaction

Iran nuke deal renews hope to implement IP Gas Pipeline Project

APBF National Board meeting and Iftar dinner, elects new Chairman

APBF condemns the new 0.6% Tax on banking instruments

APBF & Dean of Diplomatic Corps Sign MoU to Promote Trade & Culture

Water and Power Crisis: APBF concerned over deaths in Karachi

APBF & OPEN Pledge Cohesive Efforts to Enrich National Economy

APBF & Microsoft signs MoU to create Employability Platform

APBF & Romanian Embassy signs MoU to Promote Trade & Culture

Budget fails to give long-term direction to economy: APBF

APBF and Telenor signs MoU for Social Development

Post Event (APBF Summit 2015) Press Coverage

Pre Event (APBF Summit 2015) Press Coverage

APBF President asks to Govt to facilitate local businesses like foreign investors

Budget Proposals: APBF stresses investment on energy, law & order.

APBF condemns Karachi killings.

APBF mourns the tragic demise of two Ambassadors in Helicopter crash.

APBF says the Prevention of Electronic Crimes bill 2015 criminalizes ordinary internet users

APBF calls for implementation of Power Policy 2014.

Massive outages return to industry, urban areas

APBF asks Govt to take Karachi operation to logical end

Cut in policy rate will support economyAll Pakistan Business Forum

FTA’s are Harming Local Industry: All Pakistan Business Forum

Challenges in attracting Foreign Investments to Pakistan: Jang Economic Forum

U.S. Consulate General Meeting with All Pakistan Business Forum Members

Businessmen for resolving Kashmir issue to ensure sustainable trade ties

Interest Rate Cut To Stimulate Private Sector Growth

Oil shortage: All Pakistan Business Forum condemn govt recklessness, mismanagement

MOU Between All Pakistan Business Forum & Canada Pakistan Business Council

All Pakistan Business Forum Launched