APBF President Mr. Syed Maaz Mahmood and Secretary General Mr. Khurram Niaz Khan met with Mr. Illango Patchamuthu Country Director of The World Bank in Pakistan

APBF President Mr. Maaz Mahmood along with Mr. Khurram Niaz Secretary General APBF met Mr. Illango Patchamuthu Country Director of The World Bank in Pakistan. APBF Team President briefed Mr. Illango Of World Bank about the APBF initiatives and efforts being done for the business community, academia and to increase bilateral trade between Pakistan and other countries while conducting conferences, seminars while addressing real challenges and its solutions, delegations and B2B arrangements through one window of APBF. Mr. Illango Country Director World Bank told APBF team about the positive support of its office to facilitate Pakistan on all major projects of Government and Private sector to implement proper and professional business practices in Pakistan to stream line taxation and system in place for the betterment of Pakistan. He appreciated APBF initiatives and he applauded APBF efforts to highlight factors and attributes for “Ease of doing business” in Pakistan. President APBF thanked Country Director World Bank for this meeting and invited him to meet APBF National Board in Lahore to discuss further opportunities of mutual cooperation by APBF and World Bank. Mr. Illango accepted invitation and will visit soon to meet APBF according.