APBF National Board meeting was held at Gymkhana Club Lahore after the election of APBF
APBF National Board meeting was held at Gymkhana Club Lahore after the election of APBF office bearers who are elected for a tenure of next three years. National Board congratulated elected Chairman Mr. Ibrahim Qureshi, Syed Maaz Mahmood President and Mr. Khurram Niaz Khan Secretary General and also appreciated the work done in last tenure. Keeping in view the new financial budget 2021-22, detail discussion was made on required ease of doing business factors along with several business issues, challenges it’s solutions & tremendous ideas were discussed in the meetup. Chairman APBF Ibrahim Qureshi enlightened the international business opportunities starting from North American markets, China and other parts of the world with business community of Pakistan. APBF President Mr. Syed Maaz Mahmood said that CPEC will bring a positive impact on Pakistan Economy as National Board proposed a conference on CPEC in this year to do a business conference along with other features that can be enlightened to enhance benefits of CPEC to business community of Pakistan. Mr. Khurram Niaz Secretary General emphasised on the ease of doing business attributes that can help bringing foreign direct investment to Pakistan. National Board appreciated government efforts to control COVID and proposed few guidelines to keep a strong eye to avoid its penetration in coming times. President Maaz Mahmood applauded efforts of Foreign Minister of Pakistan for engaging with his different counterparts of other countries to collaborate with Pakistan at each level. APBF meeting was also attended by APBF Board Members Mr. Asim Shahzad Sheikh, Mr. Yaqob Saifi, Agha Zafar Abbas, Adil Jawaid Mansor, Mr. Imran Ghani, Mian Haseeb Safdar, Ms. Uzma Manzar, Dr. Saman Yazdani Khan, Mr. Manzoor ul Haq Malik, on special invitation Mr. Hashir Hameed President Sundar Trade Association, Mr. Azeem Iftikhar & Mr. Zeeshan Haider CEO Propertystore, Mr. Waqas Hameed and Mr. Rizwan. Meeting ended with words of thanks to APBF Chairman Mr. Ibrahim Qureshi for hosting a delicious food arranged for the meeting.