Islamabad: The 26th CACCI Conference under the theme “A Vision For Shared Prosperity” will take place in the first week of October 2012 in Kathmandu, Nepal. The Federation of Nepalese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) will host the annual moot of CACCI, which will be inaugurated by head of state of the host country.
This was decided in the Planning Committee meeting of the Confederation of Asia pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CACCI) recently held under the chair of Vice President Mr. Tariq Sayeed in Kathmandu.
The committee expected a participation of over 400 delegates from 27 CACCI member nations, who shall be attending the 3-day Conference, which will commence from October 3, 2012.
While reviewing the administrative arrangements, the Planning Committee also approved in consensus, the topics for five different sessions. The first session will focus on Investment Opportunities in Nepal, which will be followed by sessions on ‘Asia in the Global Economy’, ‘Inclusive Economic Growth – Empowering Women and Youth’, ‘Mitigating the Adverse Impact of Climate Change’ and ‘Regional Trade, Investments, and Knowledge Resources’. The committee also finalized some parallel sessions for CACCI Councils.
Mr. Tariq Sayeed, who is also former President of FPCCI and SAARC CCI said that in the last three years it was the second time that a South Asian country was hosting this mega event. He expressed his hope that a large number of businessmen from Pakistan will attend the conference, which would provide them a huge opportunity to deepen commercial relations with their counterparts in Asia and the Pacific.
For more information, contact:
Malik Sohail Hussain
Chairman FPCCI Standing
Committee on Media and PR
Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI)
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