Islamabad: The newly elected office bearers of Traders Welfare Association, F-10 Markaz, Islamabad visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry led by its President Ch. Amanullah Cheema and highlighted various issues being faced by the traders of the area.
Speaking at the occasion, Ch. Amanullah Cheema, President, Traders Welfare Association, F-10 Markaz, Islamabad said that F-10 Commercial Center was facing many problems but CDA was paying no attention to address issues.
He said condition of roads, footpaths and other infrastructure in the area was in bad shape and called upon the civic body to focus on better development of markets to facilitate growth of business activities. He said CDA should allocate a plot for construction of union office so that effective efforts could be made for traders’ welfare.
He said ICCI should organize a family gala in Islamabad that will help in promoting business activities. He assured that F-10 market union would provide its full cooperation to ICCI in its efforts aimed at resolving issues of business community.
In his welcome address, Muzzamil Hussain Sabri, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry congratulated the newly elected office bearers of F-10 Markaz and said that ICCI was in constant touch with CDA for resolving key issues of trade and industry.
He stressed that traders should develop strong unity because unity was the best approach to get issues resolved and protect their rights. He assured that ICCI will take up highlighted issues of F-10 Markaz with local administration, police, CDA and other relevant departments.
ICCI Founder Group Chairman Abdul Rauf Alam said business community was key stakeholder in Islamabad and was playing important role in the economic development, therefore, CDA should take trade bodies on board on all important decisions and give top priority to addressing their issues.
ICCI Senior Vice President M. Shakeel Munir, Vice President M. Ashfaq Chatha, F-10 Markaz Group Leader Tahir Abbasi, Patron-in-Chief Akbar Siddique, General Secretary Atif Jamil Butt, Senior Vice Chairman Ahmed Khan, FPCCI former President Zubair Ahmed Malik and Traders Leader Ajmal Baloch also spoke at the occasion. ICCI former Presidents Mirza Inayatullah Mirza, Zahid Maqbool, Zafar Bakhtawari and representatives of various markets were present at the occasion.