KARACHI: Economic development is not possible without Business Class. It is said by the Federal Minister of Planning, Development and Reform namely Ahsan Iqbal that without indulging the business class and their support economic development and ending of poverty is not at all possible.
He was being addressed in an annual award ceremony last day in a local hotel in connection with PCP (Pakistan Center for Philanthropy).
Inside of the years of 2013 and 2014 during the business social responsibility to allocate more money for welfare activities of the 20 businesses organizations were awarded. In the event, the Leading Business Leaders, Senior Government Officials, Donors, Experts, Civil Society and Media Representatives were present.
The Federal Minister was appreciated the center funding for the performance of social business and for the completion of annual survey also greeted to PCP (Pakistan Center for Philanthropy) in regarding of business generosity.
It was further stated by him that businesses involved in public works could pave the way for social development. The business community just in 1 year an amount of Rs 6 billion spent in contract with public welfare projects for the help of poor and needy and also served them kindly and provided all the necessary facilities to them.
So, for this kind of act he heartily appreciated to business community. How much appreciation is given to them for this work is truly insufficient.
He appreciated aid of 34 billion in just 34 years out of sight the business community and it was further added by him that Economic development and poverty reduction in the business and commercial community to provide jobs and also donated indirectly and to identify the causes of social problems and organizational capacity to be used.
The donors must focus in contract with erecting social resources which is immense helpful in the reduction of poverty. In the opening of speech, the Chairman PCP (Pakistan Center for Philanthropy) Zafar Ahmed Khan hoped that out of sight such like celebrations aid policy will encourage companies to move forward.
For the year 2014 leading public listed companies in the sector which donated most, Pakistan Petroleum Limited, Oil and Gas Development Company, Habib Bank Limited, Lucky Cement and Engro Corporation are included.
In the year 2014, according to the percentage of PBT (Pakistan Bachao Tehreek) Donations volume 5 public listed companies in the sector leading Bilal fibers Ltd, TPS L Direct Insurance Ltd, Gatron Industries, Premiere and Karam Ceramics Limited Company are included.
For the year of 2013 leading public listed companies in the sector in the volume of donations PPL, OGDC L, Fauji Fertilizer Company Limited, HBL and Pakistan Services Limited are included. In the year 2013, according to the percentage of PBT (Pakistan Bachao Tehreek).Donations volume 5 public listed companies in the sector leading, spinning mills in the Dewan Farooq Ltd, Diamond Industries Limited, Pakistan Services Limited, Lanner Pure Gelatin Limited, Synthetics Limited and Pakistan.
- Posted On: November 11, 2015
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