February 06, 2017
Governor Sindh Muhammad Zubair has said that government is all ears to the problems of business community which are being resolved on preference.
He said that the role of business community is very important in the economic development therefore they would be given facilities to play their due role in the national development.
Muhammad Zubair said this while talking to a 20-member delegation of Businessman Panel led by former Minister Mian Zahid Hussain.
The delegation include Abdul Rahim Janoo, Mehtab Uddin Chawla, Yahya Polani, Sardar Yaseen Malik, Javaid Jilani, Saqib Fayyaz Magoon, Shahnawaz Ishtiaq, Shokat Ahmad, Rafiq Suleman, Sultan Rehman, Basheer Mangejo, Syed Abdul Waheed Shah, Ghulam Mustafa Solangi, Mohsin Abbas Dharsi, Shahid Anwal and Asim Shakoor Rana where the informed Governor Sindh on their issues.
The Governor said that government is to resolve all infrastructure, energy and tax related issues and asked the taxation authorities not to harass businessmen.
Our exports can only rebound when we provide incentives to the exports sector, he said, adding that government has taken steps to strengthen external trade.
The Governor said that government has achieved a lot during last three years and country was heading towards a bright future.
He said that government has achieved almost all of the objectives while successfully meeting the challenge of extremism, terrorism and the chronic energy shortages.
The Governor said that difficult decisions on vital national matters were now being taken with consensus, adding that huge investment was pouring in the energy sector and several new projects were in the pipeline.
He mentioned the projects in solar, hydel, coal and nuclear, besides the three new power generation plants would run with LNG soon.
At the occasion Mian Zahid Hussain and other business leaders said that they unconditionally support the vision of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
They lauded the government for taking serious steps to cull energy shortages and supported decision of the government to expedite work on TAPI gas pipeline project..