ICCI for forming Economic Advisory Committee to address challenges

Islamabad: Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry ICCI called for forming a proactive Economic Advisory Committee to achieve sustainable and long-term economic growth. “Fiscal imbalances were needed to be addressed in consultation with economic managers, bankers, technocrats and business community and their recommendations should be given due significance in the formulation of country’s economic policies,” Yassar Sakhi Butt, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry ICCI said here in a statement on Monday.

Butt said the proposed Economic Advisory Committee meetings should be held at regular intervals inviting representatives from main chambers and trade associations throughout Pakistan to provide valuable advice to the Government on regular basis.

He said that committee could give insight on business related issues and suggest policy options to improve the economic scenario. ICCI President urged the government to adopt a proactive approach to overcome the current challenges which Pakistan has been facing.

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