OICCI meeting with Corp Commander Karachi

The OICCI was invited for a meeting with Lt. Gen. Shahid Baig Mirza, Corp Commander Karachi, for a formal presentation of the results of the OICCI 2017 Security Survey, on August 24, 2017. The meeting was facilitated by the Honorable Governor of Sind, Mr Muhammad Zubair and was attended by two senior associates of the the Corp Commander, besides the Secretary to the Governor Sindh, Mr Sualleh Farooqui.

OICCI was represented by the President Khalid Mansoor, MC Member and Chairman Security subcommittee Mr Ghias Khan and CE/Secretary General M. Abdul Aleem.

This was a highly interactive session of for over 90 minutes and the OICCI team presented the Chamber’s brief profile, before a detailed feedback of the results of the members 2017 Security Survey. The Corp Commander appreciated the depth of the OICCI survey which he said was very useful and retained a soft copy of the complete report. The OICCI team availed the opportunity to raise some current key issues of our members, including the need to control growing street crimes, surveillance at selected vulnerable locations in Karachi, assistance in getting clearance for armored vehicles, etc. OICCI team also emphasized the relationship between security perception and FDI.

The OICCI team was very impressed by the patient and focused review of the security survey by Lt. Gen. Shahid Baig Mirza and his line of questioning. The Corp Commander readily accepted the invitation to visit the chamber at a mutually convenient date soon.

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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.