Mr. Maqbool HH Rahmatoola, Federal Minister for Commerce and Textile visited PHDEC Head Office in Lahore.
The Honíable Federal Minister was given a comprehensive presentation on the achievements of the Company since its inception by Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Bashir Hussain. The Federal Minister appreciated the efforts by PHDEC for the uplift of the sector, stating at the same time that Pakistan has to go a long way to make its niche in horticulture sector.
The Federal Minister desired a road map of the organization for next six months with tangible targets to achieve. Mr. Rahmatoola emphasized the need for promotion of Pakistanís horticulture related value added products, herbs and floriculture. He desired that PHDEC should encourage women entrepreneurs in the horticulture sector.
Along with CEO Mr. Bashir Hussain, GM (North) Mr. Razzaq Ahmed Malkana, Marketing Head of the organization, Ms. Nudrat Hussain Khan, Mr. Sarfaraz H Iqbal (MBD) and Mr. Sohail Ayyaz (PDO-ASLP) were present at the occasion.