On June 17, 2021, His Excellency's Mr. Wouter Plomp, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Netherlands visited Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry accompanied by Ms. Winnie van der Wal, First Secretary and Ms. Sundus Munawar, Policy Officer Economic Affairs. Mr. Qaisar Iqbal Baryar, President, SCCI warmly welcomed the honorable guests and shared his immense pleasure on His Excellency visit to Sialkot Chamber which would result in promoting better understanding and cooperation between the Netherlands Embassy in Pakistan and the Sialkot Chamber of Commerce & Industry by enhancing cooperation in bilateral trade and investment.
On June 16, 2021, Mr. Ansar Aziz Puri, Vice President, SCCI attended a virtual meeting on “Public and Private Sectors Cooperation for National COVID-19 Vaccination drive” under the Chairmanship of Mr. Kamran Ali Afzal, secretary, Industries & Production division. Secretaries from all provincial Industries & Commerce departments and office bearers of FPCCI, overseas Investors Chambers of Commerce & Industry and Lahore, Karachi, Faisalabad Chambers of commerce also participated in the session.
On June 11, 2021, A Budget announcement ceremony was arranged at Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Mr. Qaisar Iqbal Baryar, President, Mr. Khuram Aslam, Senior Vice President, Mr. Ansar Aziz Puri, Vice President and Members of Executive Committee of SCCI also attended the session. Mr. Qaisar Iqbal Baryar, President, SCCI endorsed the National Budget 2021-22 and said that it will have positive impact on the businesses. It will enhance the export productivity of the country and would also help the common man. Business Community of Sialkot also participated in the session and exchanged their views on the exemptions and facilitations mentioned in the budget.
On June 09, 2021, Mr. Rana Tariq Nadeem, DSP city Sialkot and Mr. Muhammad Jamil, DSP, CIA visited Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Mr. Khuram Aslam, Senior Vice President and Mr. Ansar Aziz Puri, Vice President, SCCI warmly welcomed the guests and presented souvenir to DSP city Sialkot and DSP, CIA Sialkot.
On June 05, 2021, Mr. Qaisar Iqbal Baryar, President, SCCI and Mr. Khuram Aslam, Senior Vice President, SCCI inaugurated “Mobile vaccination”, A Joint project of SCCI and National Command Operation Center (NCOC) at Sialkot Chamber of Commerce & Industry. Deputy Commissioner Sialkot Mr. Tahir Farooq also graced the ceremony. This joint project of SCCI and NCOC will accelerate the campaign of vaccination and support the ongoing national efforts to overcome the spread of the COVID-19 in Sialkot city.
On June 5, 2021, Dr. Abdul Bari Khan, CEO, Indus Hospital and Health Network visited Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry. President Chamber Mr. Qaisar Iqbal Baryar mentioned that a quality Hospital of the stature of Indus Hospital Karachi ought to be established in Sialkot to provide free of cost cutting edge healthcare to the marginalized segment of society. On this occasion Mr. Qaisar Iqbal Baryar announced 10 acres land as a donation for establishment of aforementioned hospital. Dr. Abdul Bari Khan appreciated the vision of Sialkot Chamber and its members for taking and endorsed the generous donation of Mr. Qaisar Iqbal Baryar and said that a master plan would be formulated considering the phase wise execution of the project.