LAHORE – President American Business Forum (ABF) Salim Ghauri has expressed deep concern over energy shortage for the industry as it is hampering production, increasing employment and blocking new investment in country.

He was leading a delegation of ABF during his meeting with President LCCI Irfan Qaiser Sheikh. Salim appreciated the President LCCI for staging rallies and sits-in against the industrial energy crisis. President LCCI expressed his gratitude and urged the President ABF to join his hands for collective efforts to take industry out of crisis.

 Both sides agreed to enhance cooperation in resolving issues of both local and US-based Pakistani companies. They also agreed to take up security issues of business community at the appropriate forum.