Balkh Chamber of Commerce & Industries on the basis of Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce & Industries and Harakat organization agreement conducted a meeting on practical strategies of fight against corruption in Baran Imperatory Hotel in Mazar-e-Sharif on 13/Feb/2013.
The purpose of organizing the meeting was collecting the ideas of civil community members, private sectors, university teachers, economic personalities and related officials for familiarizing practical strategies and discussion about fight against corruption.
The participators in this meeting was Mr. Mohammad Zahir Wahdat Deputy of Balkh Governor Office, Parliament representatives, Representatives of Balkh Elected Provincial Council, Mr. Arash Younosi Chairman of Balkh Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mr. Hashim Barna Head of Commerce and Industries Department, Mr. Mohammad Nasim Akbar Head of Harakat Organization, BCCI Board of Directors, National Businessmen, Craftsmen and Businesswomen.
First, the meeting was started by reciting Holly Quran.
First, Mr. Arash Younosi Chairman of Balkh Chamber of Commerce & Industry has welcomed the audiences and said: I am happy that today a splendidly meeting has been organized on creation of an appropriate investment environment in north provinces (Balkh).
As you know, Afghanistan investment environment is faced with big problems. Lack of security, lack of economic infrastructures, lack of access to land and electricity, lack of rule of law, corruption, and lack of existence of clear vision about years after 2014 are the problems which exist against sustainable growth in private sector. We hope to remove these problems in order to have a developed economy in the country.
Afterwards, Mr. Mohammad Nasim Akbar: Head of Harakat has talked about objective and expected results of the meeting.
Then Mr. Mohammad Zahir Wahdat Deputy of Balkh Governor Office has quoted his speeches on investment and business situation, and Balkh province commitment for economic amendments, and announced the serious cooperation of Balkh province for investment and business growth.
Subsequently, Mr. Hamidullah Sakhi Yar has presented the ideas and suggestions of craftsmen, and requested the practitioners of economic affairs to remove the problems, which exist in industry.
Afternoon of the same day according to the program, the meeting was held as Practical Approaches of Fight against Corruption in Balkh province.
In this discussion Mrs. Breshna Rabi Parliament representative, Mr. Mohammad Isaq Sarwary Balkh Mostofi, Mr. Arash Younosi Chairman of Balkh Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Mr. Abdul Rahman Samadi Head of Balkh Economic Department, Mr. Abdul Satar Bigzada Chief of Carpet Union, Mr. Mohammad Hashim Barna Head of Balkh Commerce and Industry Department, Businesswomen, Civil Community Organizations, Teachers of Universities, National Businessmen and Mr. Mohammad Nasim Akbar Head of Harakat have started the meeting.
Then each of the participants have presented their ideas and suggestions on Practical Approaches of Fight against Corruption, and requested the officials of Harakat Office to cooperate with all governmental institutions and private sectors to remove these phenomena.