ISLAMABAD : All key stakeholders are collaborating to impact the 8th Pakistan SME Forum 2014 organized annually by Shamrock Conferences International to be held on August 19 at the Marriott Hotel, Karachi, press release said issued here on Wednesday. This year’s theme is “Bringing SMEs to the forefront of National Priorities”.  The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), Commercial Banks, Small & Medium Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA), Business Support Fund (BSF), Sindh Enterprise Development Fund, Chambers of Commerce & Industry, IFC-World Bank, Sindh Finance Ministry, Sindh Investment Board, Women Entrepreneurs and UNISAME will be participating in the forum.

Menin Rodrigues, Chairman, Shamrock Conferences International & Convener of the conference said, “We are expecting a good turnout of people,  both at government and private levels, who are directly involved in addressing the issues pertaining to the sector in Pakistan and hope that the deliberations will result in a positive outcome for SMEs in Pakistan.”