Governor stresses the need of more effective role of the business and trading community in promoting exports

Peshawar: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor, Engineer Shaukatullah has stressed the need of more effective role of the business and trading community in promoting exports and ensuring technological advancement in the industrial sector and further stated that special efforts are required to exploit the available recourses to the utmost level in this respect.

He was addressing a well attended reception hosted by a senior journalists and the General Secretary of the Pakistan Sports Writers Federation, Mr. Amjad Aziz Malik in honour of the exPresident of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mr. Afan Aziz on his appointment as Honourary Consul of the Republic of South Korea in a local hotel, which amongst others was also attended by the Caretaker Minister Mr. Abdul Rauf Khattak.

The Governor particularly referred to the importance of encouraging market oriented approach in promoting technical knowhow amongst the working class and said that there is the need to equally concentrate upon encouraging both conventional and modern technologies to capitalize available opportunities abroad.

He also appreciated both Mr. Afan Aziz and Mr. Amjad Aziz Malik for their devoted services towards development of their respective disciplines and wished them more successes.