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Visit of Minister for Maritime Affairs, Syed Ali Haider Zaidi

  • 07 October 2021

Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs, Syed Ali Haider Zaidi addressing during a meeting chaired by Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry president Hasnain Khurshid Ahmed at the chamber house. SCCI senior vice President Imran Khan, vice President Javed Akhtar, former FPCCI President Ghazanfar Bilour, former Presidents Zahidullah Shinwari, Faiz Muhammad Faizi, former SCCI’s SVP Engineer Manzoor Elahi, Shahid Hussain, former VP Abdul Jalil Jan, Malik Niaz Awan, Junaid Altaf, members of the chamber’s executive committee Haji Ghulam Hussain, Syed Minhajuddin, Ejaz Khan Afridi, Naeem Qasmi, Waqar Ahmad, Zahoor Khan, Muhammad Aurangzeb, Fazal Muqeem, Ghulam Bilal Javed, Aftab Iqbal, Ihsanullah, Mujeeb ur Rehman, Shams ur Rahim, Sohail Javed, Faiz Rasool, Mazarul Haq and Saddar Gul and others were present on the occasion.

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ANNUAL GENERAL BODY MEETING

  • 01 October 2021

Ghazanfar Bilour, leader Businessman Forum, Hasnain Khurshid Ahmed newly elected president and Sherbaz Bilour, the outgoing president of Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry addressing the business community from the podium during the Annual General Body meeting of the SCCI. Former presidents, the newly elected and outgoing office bearers of the chamber sit on the stage during the meeting. 

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MoU inks between SCCI, SEED Programme for building sustainable business climate September 16, 2021

  • 16 September 2021

PESHAWAR: The Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) and Sustainable Energy and Economic Development (SEED) Programme, funded by UK-Aid have joined hands to launch the second phase of ‘KP Business Voice Survey’. In this regard, a memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed by SCCI president Sherbaz Bilour and SEED Team Leader Hasaan Khawar during a ceremony held here at the chamber house on Thursday. The agreement reaffirms the long standing partnership between the two agencies and sought to leverage each agency’s comparative advantage to support high-quality and sustainable development outcomes through effective and accountable efforts. The launching event was attended by professionals belonging to the business community, academia and development sector. According to the details, the KP Business Voice Survey is aimed at sorting out problems and issues of the business community and give a viable roadmap for their amicable resolution. The participants expressed hope that the survey designated and dedicated for the KP province will benefit both the federal and provincial governments as well as other stakeholders in gauging the investment and building of sustainable business climate within this region. Though KP Business Voice, SEED, in partnership with SCCI, is steering to bring out the economic trends in the province and facilitates a better appreciation of the mobilization of resources and their allocation in the provincial budgets, the speakers said. The participants expressed optimism that the survey would shed light on the crucial gap between the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the business community to resolve issues on a fast track basis. Sherbaz Bilour while speaking on the occasion termed that KP Business Voice Survey a major step toward creating a sustainable business environment by addressing the key issues of businessmen through taking up them with relevant provincial authorities. On the occasion, the SEED Team leader Hassan Khawar highlighted the significance of KP Business Voice Survey in early mitigating sufferings and problems of the business community. The SEED official added that this is vitally important in providing evidence to help governments to understand how inflation, cost of energy, infrastructural challenges are affecting the current business environment.

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Visit of Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Senator Shibli Faraz

  • 30 August 2021

Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Senator Shibli Faraz addressing during a meeting chaired by Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry president Sherbaz Ilyas Ghazanfar Bilour here at the chamber house. Leader Businessman Forum, Senator Ilyas Ahmad Bilour, former president FPCCI Ghazanfar Bilour, former presidents, executive members and others were present on the occasion

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visit of Speaker KP Assembly, Mushtaq Ahmad Ghani

  • 24 August 2021

President, Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Sherbaz Ilyas Ghazanfar Bilour addresses members during the visit of Speaker KP Assembly, Mushtaq Ahmad Ghani here at the chamber house.  SCCI Senior Vice president Engineer Manzoor Elahi, Vice president Junaid Altaf, former FPCCI president Ghazanfar Bilour, former president Riaz Arshad, Zahidullah Shinwari, Faiz Muhammad Faizi, Zulfiqar Ali Khan, former SVP Shahid Hussain, ex-vice presidents Abdul Jalil Jan, Shuja Muhammad, Javed Akhtar, Abidullah Yousafzai,  IAP president Malik Imran Ishaq, members of the SCCI executive committee Kamran Zeb, Fazal Muqeem, Waqar Ahmad, Zahoor Khan, Mujeebur Rehman, Muhammad Aurangzeb and Shams Rahim, Ihsanullah, Minhajuddin, Fazal Wahid, Saddar Gul, Faiz Rasool, Naeem Qasmi, industrialists, traders, importers and exporters were present on the occasion.

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visit of Syed Zafar Ali Shah, Acting Chief Secretary KP

  • 12 August 2021

Sherbaz Ilyas Ghazanfar Bilour, president Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry while chairing a meeting during a visit of Syed Zafar Ali Shah, Acting Chief Secretary, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa here at the chamber house.

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Investment Facilitation (IFC) project

  • 04 August 2021

Businessmen, representatives/officials from federal and provincial governments have praised the idea of setting up Investment Facilitation Centre/web portal and gave proposals to further modify the action plan for execution of the IFC – Investment Facilitation Centre project, terming the initiative was a first step toward digital transformation in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa investment. They, expressed, these views during a one-day consultative workshop of public sector stakeholders tiled: “Initiative for Digital Transformation in KP Investment Facilitation (IFC), Web portal, a joint venture of Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI), and Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority (Smeda) under UNDP FERP project funded by USAID, held here at the chamber house on Wednesday. SCCI president Sherbaz Bilour presided over the session while Smeda provincial chief Rashid Aman acted as moderator on the occasion. Besides, the chamber senior vice president Engr Manzoor Elahi, WSSP CEO Dr Hassan Nasir, Additional Secretary Local government, senior officials from more than 32 federal and provincial relevant departments participated in the session. The participants praised the initiative of establishing the Investment Facilitation Centre/Web portal and gave a number of ideas and proposals to further modify the action plan for the IFC. Sherbaz Bilour while speaking on the occasion said that the IFC/Web portal is a first step towards promotion of sustainable business environment, investment and resolve of the business community in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The SCCI on the occasion, fully assured that the project would be implemented with joint cooperation of federal and provincial governments’ relevant departments and stakeholders. He added the project is an effort under the PM Vision’s for Ease of Doing Business in the country, through which, investment would not only be attracted, besides business community issues can be resolved by taking up with relevant departments in an effective manner. Sherbaz Bilour stressed that the promotion of public-private partnership is essential for sustainable economic growth, businesses and investment in the province. He expressed satisfaction that Pakistan has jumped from 136 to 108 in Ease of Doing Business index mostly based on EoDB evaluation of Karachi and Lahore. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has little or no indication despite having immense potential, resources and the locational advantage of proximity to Afghanistan and Central Asian Republics (CARs), he noted. The chamber president informed that SCCI signed a MoU with Uzbekistan and Surkhandarya chambers of commerce and industry, during the recent visit of Prime Minister Imran Khan. SCCI will sign MoUs with all the CARs and will convert transit and bilateral trade of all CARs to Pakistani ports of Gwadar, Karachi and Port Qasim from Bandar Abbas of Iran, he informed. He expressed hope that the SCCI initiative will provide Pakistani traders access to the new central Asian market. Earlier, the SCCI VP Engr Manzoor Elahi appreciated the active participation of the government officials in the consultative session and constructive proposals from them. He hoped that the project will soon be executed in joint collaboration of government relevant departments and stakeholders.

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EC Meeting

  • 07 July 2021

Sherbaz Ilyas Ghazanfar Bilour, President Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry speaking to members of the chamber executive committee during a meeting of the committee here at the chamber house. The chamber senior vice president Engineer Manzoor Elahi, vice president Junaid Altaf, former FPCCI president Ghazanfar Bilour, former presidents Faiz Muhamamd Faizi, Malik Niaz Ahmad, Riaz Arshad, executive members Abdul Jalil Jan, Muhammad Naeem Butt, Muhammad Kamran Zeb, Mujeebur Rehman, Ghulam Bilal Javed, Waqar Ahmad, Muhammad Tariq, Zahoor Khan, Muhammad Aurangzeb, Abidullah Yousafzai, Saddar Gul and Faiz Rasool were also present during the meeting.

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Meeting with DC Peshawar

  • 28 June 2021

Sherbaz Ilyas Ghazanfar Bilour, president Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry speaking to the members during a visit of Capt (Retired) Khalid Mehmood, Deputy Commissioner Peshawar here at the chamber house. On the occasion, the chamber senior vice president Engineer Manzoor Elahi, former presidents Haji Muhmmad Afzal, Faiz Muhammad Faizi, Zulfiqar Ali Khan, Faud Ishaq, former vice president Abdul Jalil Jan, Abidullah Yousafzai, members of the SCCI executive committee, Zahoor Khan, Muhammad Aurangzeb, Ghulam Bilal Javed, Ihsanullah, Shams ul Rahim, Saddar Gul, Nadeem Rauf, Fazal Wahid, Syed Ijaz Ali Shah, Syed Minhajuddin, Rashid Iqbal Siddique, a large number of traders including presidents of different bazaars associations, importers, exporters and industrialists were present during the meeting.  

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visit of BOI officials to Sarhad Chamber

  • 18 June 2021

Sherbaz Ilyas Ghazanfar Bilour, president Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry addressing during a visit of Mr Mukaram Jah Ansari, Executive Director General/ Additional Secretary of Board of Investment Islamabad here at the chamber house.  

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Visit of Mr Fawad Arash, Afghan Commercial Attaché’ to Sarhad Chamber

  • 18 June 2021

Sherbaz Ilyas Ghazanfar Bilour, president Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry speaking at a joint meeting of Pak-Afghan traders in presence of Mr Fawad Arash, Afghan Commercial Attaché’ in Peshawar, which was held at chamber house.    

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SCCI Executive committee Meeting

  • 09 June 2021

Sherbaz Bilour, President Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry presiding over a meeting of the SCCI Executive committee here at the chamber house. Ex-presidents and members of executive committee were present on the occasion.

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تعزیتی ریفرنس

  • 09 June 2021

سرحد چیمبر کے سابق صدور حاجی نور محمد اور صوفی بشیر احمد درانی کی یاد میں چیمبر ہاؤس میں منعقد ہونیوالی تعزیتی ریفرنس کی تصاویری جھلکیاں    

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Meeting with Dr. Kazim Niaz, Chief Secretary Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

  • 26 November 2020

Sherbaz Ilyas Ghazanfar Bilour, president Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry along with senior vice president of SCCI, Engineer Manzoor Elahi in a meeting with Dr. Kazim Niaz, Chief Secretary Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

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Meeting with Mr Khayitboy A Omonov, Uzbekistan Deputy Chairman Railways, Coal and Mineral.

  • 24 November 2020

Sherbaz Ilyas Ghazanfar Bilour, president Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry along with Engr Manzoor Elahi, senior vice president and Junaid Altaf vice president, Faiz Muhammad Faizi former president of the SCCI in a meeting with Mr Khayitboy A Omonov, Uzbekistan Deputy Chairman Railways, Coal and Mineral.

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Meeting with Atadjan Molamov, Ambassador of Turkmenistan to Pakistan.

  • 23 November 2020

Sherbaz Ilyas Ghazanfar Bilour, president Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry along with Engr Manzoor Elahi, senior vice president and Junaid Altaf vice president, Faiz Muhammad Faizi former president of the SCCI in a meeting with Atadjan Molamov, Ambassador of Turkmenistan to Pakistan.

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Meeting of Youth Entrepreneurs Standing Committee

  • 20 November 2020

Sherbaz Ilyas Ghazanfar Bilour, President Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry chairing a meeting of Youth Entrepreneurs Standing Committee at the chamber house. Sanan Sethi, the committee chairman, SCCI former senior vice president, Engr Saad Khan Zahid and former vice president Haris Mufti, vice chairman of the youth entrepreneurs committee, Asad Ishfaq, Salman Altaf Ahmad Khan, Khurram Rahim, Syed Yasir Hayat, Abdulllah Sethi, and Saba Durrani along with young entrepreneurs were present on the occasion.

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Visit of Mr. Shaukat Ali Yousafzai, Minister for Labour and Culture KP

  • 13 November 2020

Sherbaz Ilyas Ghazanfar Bilour, President Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry highlights business community issues during the visit of Mr. Shaukat Ali Yousafzai, Minister for Labour and Culture KP at SCCI house. Former FPCCI president Ghazanfar Bilour, SCCI Senior vice president Engr. Manzoor Elahi , Vice President Junaid Altaf, ex-presidents, members of executive committee and representatives of traders community were present on the occasion.

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Visit of SACM Mr Ghazi Ghazan Jamal to SCCI

  • 22 October 2020

Sherbaz Ilyas Ghazanfar Bilour, president Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry highlights business community issues relating to property tax during the visit of Mr Syed Ghazi Ghazan Jamal at SCCI house. Former FPCCI president Ghazanfar Bilour, SCCI vice president Junaid Altaf, ex-presidents, members of executive committee and representatives of traders community were present on the occasion.

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Meeting with Ambassador of Belgium to Pakistan, Mr Philippe Bronchain

  • 14 October 2020

Sherbaz Ilyas Bilour, President Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry in a meeting with Ambassador of Belgium to Pakistan, Mr Philippe Bronchain here at the chamber house. Former FPCCI president, Ghazanfar Bilour, the chamber SVP Engr Manzoor Elahi and VP Junaid Altaf, ex-presidents Haji Muhammad Afzal, Faiz Muhammad and Zulfiqar Ali Khan and other members were also present in the meeting.

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Annual General Body meeting

  • 01 October 2020

Senator Ilyas Ahmad Bilour, leader Businessman Forum, Sherbaz Bilour, the newly elected president and Engineer Maqsood Anwar Pervaiz, the outgoing president of Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry addressing the business community from the podium during the Annual General Body meeting of the SCCI. Ghazanfar Bilour, former FPCCI president, the newly elected and outgoing office bearers of the chamber sit on the stage during the meeting. 

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