Peshawar: The Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has appointed Mr. Ghulam Dastagir, Chairman Economic Zones Development and Management Company (EZDMC) as Chairman of Special Economic Zones Authority (SEZA).
The appointment was made under Section – 10 subsection – 3(a) of the Special Economic Zones Authority Act, 2012. Mr. Ghulam Dastagir is currently the CEO of Al Hafiz Group.
The Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has set up SEZs for various types of specialized enterprises operating in a well-defined geographic area where selected economic activities are promoted by a set of policy measures that are not generally applicable to the rest of the country. Successful SEZs offer immediate access to high-quality infrastructure, uninterruptible power supply, clearly titled land, public facilities, and support services.
In addition, streamlined regulatory enforcement, simpler business and establishment rules, expedited customs administration, tax benefits and other special administrative and approval procedures are also offered in such zones.