Islamabad, February 24, 2014 (PPI-OT): A 30 member delegation of Traders Welfare Association, G-10 Markaz, Islamabad led by its President Rana Abdul Qadeer visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry and highlighted various CDA related issues for redress.
Congratulating the newly elected Office Bearers of G-10 Markaz, Shaban Khalid, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry said that the new Management of CDA has come with a positive approach and hopefully the civic body in collaboration with ICCI will take necessary measures to address important issues of the local traders to enable a favorable business environment in the city.
He said recently, Member Environment CDA Mr. Sanaullah Aman during visit to G-10 Markaz, Islamabad had announced to resolve many problems of local traders for which the process has been started. He said with such positive mindset of CDA officers, all problems of traders and citizens could be resolved soon.
He said due to the prevailing state of affairs in the country, it is high time that business community should get united at a single platform to promote their business interests. He said ICCI fully understands the problems being faced by the local traders and the same will be taken up with relevant authorities for redress.
Khalid Chaudhry, Senior Vice President ICCI and Secretary Information, Traders Action Committee, Islamabad said that traders played key role in the development of Islamabad, but are themselves facing residential problems as many of them are compelled to live in their shops. He reaffirmed that with the cooperation of Traders Associations, all efforts would be made to resolve the residential issues, especially of small traders.
Speaking at the occasion, Rana Abdul Qadeer, President, Traders Welfare Association, G-10 Markaz, Islamabad highlighted various issues being faced by the local traders. He said CDA has been paying no attention to developmental works in G-10 Markaz, Islamabad since long due to which the condition of basic infrastructures including footpaths, street lights, parking lots etc. have deteriorated.
He said if this trend continued, traders would face more problems in running businesses. He said ICCI is the premier representative body of businessmen in this region and they need its cooperation for resolution of their problems. He said our Association would like to work closely with ICCI and Traders Action Committee, Islamabad for serving the cause of local traders.
For more information, contact:
Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Chamber House, Aiwan-e-Sanat-o-Tijarat Road,
Mauve Area, G-8/1,
Tel: +9251 225 0526 and 225 3145
Fax: +9251 225 2950