• Meeting with the Prime Minister of Pakistan

    The Managing Committee (MC) of the OICCI had an interactive session with the Prime Minister, Mr. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in his Office in Islamabad on January 10, 2018. The meeting lasted over 80 minutes and was attended by PM Special Assistant on Investment, Mr. Ali J Siddiqui, Secretary to PM, Mr. Fawad Hasan Fawad, Secretary Commerce,..more

  • OICCI Women: Empowering for a Brighter Tomorrow

    OICCI President and MC Members taking the pledge, in which all participants joined, to create more inclusive workplaces and empower women in the workforce across Pakistan. This pledge was part of an ambitious initiative to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals towards gender equality and to serve as an inspiration for businesses in Pakistan and beyond.

  • Dignitaries at the OICCI

    The new Trade Envoy of UK, Mr Rehman Chishti MP, accompanied by Ms Elin Burns, the British Deputy High Commissioner/Trade Director for Pakistan and Ms Sumera Naveed, Senior Trade Manager, British High Commission, Karachi, visited the OICCI for a meeting on November 8, 2017

  • Dignitaries at the OICCI

    Mr. Thomas Kolly, Ambassador of Switzerland to Pakistan visited the Chamber on November 27, 2017, for a courtesy call and to learn about the Chamber’s perspective of the country’s business climate. He was accompanied by Mr. Philippe Crevoisier, Consul General in Karachi, Mr. Jordan James Din, Deputy Head of Post / Head of Commercial Section and Mr. Ajwat Arslan Khan, Advisor on Commercial Affairs.

  • Dignitaries at the OICCI

    The new Ambassador of the Kingdom of Netherlands, Ms Ardi Stoios-Braken, accompanied by Ms Winnie van der Wal, First Secretary of Economic Affairs and Tarik Khan, Honorary Consul General, Karachi, visited the OICCI on October 5, 2017, for a courtesy call and to learn about the OICCI perspective of the business environment in the country. The visitors were welcomed by OICCI Secretary General M. Abdul Aleem.

Recent News and Events

09 March, 2018
M. Abdul Aleem, OICCI SG /CE was invited to meet US media delegation
08 March, 2018
“Heroes Leadership Lounge” launch on International Women’s Day
05 March, 2018
12 February, 2018
Ms. Courtney Dunn, Deputy Economic Unit Chief for Pakistan US State Department, visits the OICCI
08 February, 2018
World Bank Team visits the OICCI

OICCI In the Press

OICCI Media Meet-Up in Karachi
14 March, 2018

Foreign investors call for tax cuts, consistency in policies – Dawn FDI remains below potential despite incentives: OICCI chief – Business Recorder OICCI says world’s top companies keen to invest in Pakistan – The News Pakistan visible on foreign investors’ radar – Express Tribune Many international firms eyeing Pakistan as major investment destination: Bruno – Daily Times OICCI formally introduces […]

Ease of doing business: Pakistan goes into high gear
13 March, 2018

Pakistan Observer – 13 March 2018 Pakistan’s economic progress for most part of its existence has remained painfully shaky. Growth, throughout the country’s history, has been mired by a number of missed opportunities, despite promises from successive democratic and dictatorial regimes. Major macroeconomic distortions have kept the country from realizing its true potential in the […]

Interview of Secretary General OICCI, Mr. M. Abdul Aleem, on International Women’s Day event
12 March, 2018

Link : Interview of Secretary General OICCI, Mr. M. Abdul Aleem, on International Women’s Day event

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