KARACHI  - The Pakistan - Canada Business Council of FPCCI will be activated to the maximum extent to take intensive program of activities during the year’2014 including Pakistan Solo Exhibition in Toronto in 2014.

This was stated by Zubair Ahmed Malik, President FPCCI in a meeting with Zamir Dossal, Chairman Canada-Pakistan Business Council at Federation House Karachi Saturday. Various proposal and suggestions came under discussion for promotion of bilateral trade and economic relations. It was also proposed that Pakistan Canada Business Council of FPCCI may hold single country exhibition at Toronto and make joint efforts with its Canadian counterparts for inviting Canadian investment in Pakistan. 

While briefing about the activities of Canada Pakistan Business Council in Canada Samir Dossal said Pakistan Consulate General in Toronto with the cooperation of his Business Council is organizing a Business Seminar entitled “DOING BUSINESS IN PAKISTAN - SHARING EXPERIENCE” scheduled to be held on December 10, 2013 at Toronto, Canada which is to be attended by a large number of expatriate Pakistani in Canada and Canadian Business Community.

The purpose of the seminar is to create awareness about the business opportunities existing in Pakistan.  He also expressed his thanks to  S M Muneer for his assistance in organizing the said program.

It was also informed by Chairman Canada Pakistan Business Council that Chief Minister of Punjab is also likely to lead a trade delegation of Businessmen to Canada for interaction with the Canadian investors in the month of June 2014. He assured that his business council will give all out support to FPCCI in carrying out business activities in Canada.

S.M. Muneer emphasized on the need of holding Pakistan Single Country Exhibition in Toronto in continuation of previous two exhibitions held at Toronto which proved successful and significantly contributed in expansion of Pakistan’s export to Canada.  

He further informed that both the previous Single Country Exhibitions were coupled with the visit of FPCCI Trade Delegation.

The meeting was also attended by Shaheen Ilyas Sarwana, Gulzar Firoz, Azher Saeed Butt Vice Presidents FPCCI, S.M. Muneer, Tanvir Ahmed Sheikh, Choudhry Mohammed Saeed Former Presidents of FPCCI, Zubair Tufail Saheb, Former Vice President, Nasiruddin Sheikh, Chairman, Fairs, Exhibitions & Delegations, FPCCI, Mazhar Nasir etc.