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OICCI in the Press

14 March, 2017

OICCI for increasing FDI, improving foreign investors’ perception Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) has asked the budget makers to draft tax policy for 2017-18 in a way to increase Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and improve perception of foreign investors’ regarding the business environment of Pakistan. (Business Recorder) Amendment in Protection of Economic […]

French delegation visits the OICCI

14 March, 2017

Agence Francaise De Developpement (AFD), team comprising of Slim Dali, Economist, Emmanuel Comolet, Economist Asia Department both based in Paris, and Jacky Amprou, Director, based in Islamabad, , visited the OICCI on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, for an introductory meeting to inform about the role being played by AFD in Pakistan and to learn about […]

Despite being a terror hub, Pakistan is the cynosure of investors’ eyes. Here’s why

10 March, 2017

The Indian Economic Times published a story on investment opportunities in Pakistan on March 10, 2017, which includes comments by OICCI Secretary General, M. Abdul Aleem, for which he was interviewed via telephone. The link of the Indian Economic Times story is given below: Despite being a terror hub, Pakistan is the cynosure of investors’ […]

US delegation visits the OICCI

09 March, 2017

In the wake of various economic developments and growing interests of businesses to explore new avenues of investment in Pakistan, Anu Prattipati, Deputy Director, Office of Pakistan Affairs, Department of State (Washington), accompanied by the US Consulate General, Karachi team members, Edward B. Burkhalter, Political Economic Chief, Frank Talluto, Senior Economic Officer, Markus Thomi, Economic […]

Interviews by the OICCI President

08 March, 2017

Completion of energy projects key to investment: OICCI KARACHI: Multinationals operating in Pakistan are hopeful that the under-construction energy projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) are going to help increase industralisation in the country. (Express Tribune) Overseas Investors also ask details about CPEC Overseas Investors also ask details about CPEC (Express)

CPEC: Rationale and Socioeconomics” a talk by Dr. Nadeem Javaid (Chief Economist, Government of Pakistan) at KSBL

08 March, 2017

OICCI collaborated with Karachi School of Business & Leadership (KSBL), one of the premier business schools of the country, for a talk on “CPEC: Rationale and Socioeconomics” by Dr. Nadeem Javaid (Chief Economist, Government of Pakistan) on March 8, 2017 at the KSBL auditorium. Dr. Javaid highlighted the rationale and details of the CPEC projects, […]

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The Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce & Industry (OICCI) serves as the national point of reference for foreign investors in Pakistan. Established in 1860 as the Karachi Chamber of Commerce, it is the oldest of the existing chambers.