ICCI, CDA agree to work together for promoting business activity

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) and Capital Development Authority (CDA) here on Wednesday agreed for joining hands to facilitate the promotion of trade and industry.

A delegation of CDA union led by its Secretary General Chaudhry Mohammad Yasin and President Auragzeb visited ICCI and congratulated the new office bearers of ICCI.

Speaking on the occasion President ICCI Sheikh Amir Waheed called for taking measures to resolve the major issues being faced by the local business community.

He said that CDA union should play its role in resolving such problems that would help in growth of business activities in the federal capital.

President ICCI said union should act as a bridge between CDA and ICCI finding out optimum solutions of key issues.

He said Chairman CDA Sheikh Anser Aziz was himself a businessman and has good understanding of the issues of business community, therefore, he urged for taking measures to resolve their major problems.

He said that the role of CDA employees was important in improving the performance of the civic body and assured that ICCI would support protection of legal rights of CDA employees.

Speaking on the occasion Chaudhry Yasin said that business community was playing key role in the development of the city and assured that CDA union would cooperate in resolving its major issues.

He said close liaison between ICCI and CDA Union would help in achieving common objectives for developing Islamabad as a model city.

He said that due to the bifurcation of functions between CDA and MCI, future of CDA’s 15,000 employees was at stake and ICCI should support protection of their rights.