LAHORE - All newly-elected presidents of chambers of commerce and industry across the country have been asked to submit their two nominations one each for executive committee and general body by October, 27 positively for annual election of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry. A provisional list of members eligible to cast vote will be displayed on the notice boards of head office, capital, regional offices and website on October, 31. The final list of voters will be issued on December, 22 and polling on December 29 while official announcement of result will be on December 31 at annual general body meeting of FPCCI.

As per tradition of rotation, new federation chief will be elected from the Punjab province and United Business Group led by Iftikhar Ali Malik has overwhelming more than 95 per cent majority in the FPCCI. It is understood in view of ground realities, the all nominees fielded by this group will be voted to power in a true and decent democratic norms.

When contacted United Business Chairman told APP here

Sunday that the best candidates enjoying the highest degree of integrity, dedication, highly educated youths coupled the spirit to serve the nation, will be awarded tickets for consensus for the top slots of the federation president, senior vice president and vice presidents.