PESHAWAR: The Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) and the Sustainable Energy and Economic Development Program (SEED), funded by UK-Aid, have teamed up to launch the second phase of the KP Business Voice Survey “.
In this regard, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by CSIC President Sherbaz Bilour and SEED Team Leader Hasaan Khawar in a ceremony Thursday.
The launch event was attended by professionals from the business community, academia and the development sector.
Organizers said the agreement reaffirms the long-standing partnership between the two agencies and seeks to leverage each agency’s comparative advantage to support high-quality, sustainable development results through effective and responsible efforts.
The objective of the KP Business Voice survey is to identify the problems and issues in the business community and to provide a viable roadmap for their amicable resolution.
Participants at the MoU inking ceremony hoped that the survey designated and dedicated to the KP province would help both federal and provincial governments and other stakeholders assess the investment and creation. a sustainable business climate in this region.
They indicated that KP Business Voice, SEED, in partnership with CSIC, is working to bring out economic trends in the province and facilitate better appreciation of resource mobilization and allocation in provincial budgets.
Participants expressed optimism that the survey would highlight the gap between the KP government and the business community to resolve issues quickly.
CSIC Chief Sherbaz Bilour, speaking on the occasion, said KP Business Voice Survey is a major step in creating a sustainable business environment by addressing key businessmen issues by addressing them with provincial authorities. competent.
The leader of the SEED team, Hassan Khawar, stressed the importance of the investigation in the early alleviation of the suffering and problems of the business community.
The official added that it is important to provide evidence to help governments understand how inflation, the cost of energy and infrastructure issues are affecting the current business environment.