SAARC CCI President led delegation called on Rt. Hon'ble Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, Mr. Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli in Kathmandu, Nepal

SAARC CCI delegation led by the President of SAARC CCI, Mr. Ruwan Edirisinghe called on Rt. Hon'ble Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, Mr. Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli. He was accompanied by Mr. Iftikhar Ali Malik, Senior Vice President of SAARC CCI, Mr. Mohammad Yonass Momand, Vice President of SAARC CCI (Afghanistan), Mr. Chandi Raj Dhakal, Vice President of SAARC CCI (Nepal), Dr. Rohita Silva, Vice President of SAARC CCI (Sri Lanka), Mr. Zubair Ahmed Malik, Executive Committee Member of SAARC CCI and Chair of Finance Committee SAARC CCI, Ms. Hina Saeed, Secretary General of SAARC CCI and Mr. Zulfiqar Ali Butt, Deputy Secretary General of SAARC CCI.

During the meeting, Mr. Ruwan Edirisinghe, President of SAARC CCI apprised the Rt. Hon'ble Prime Minister of Nepal on the SAARC CCI upcoming initiatives in his keynote remarks. He further mentioned that “Asia is going to be the economic leader in the world in the next decade and South Asia is an integral part of Asia having one of the world’s highest GDP growth rate of 6.5 percent on average in the SAARC region. The region is significantly rich with untapped natural resources. Moreover, South Asia is a youthful region having a young population of over 52 percent with good education and technological backgrounds. With a higher working class and economic potentials in the region, we are fully committed in ensuring the sustainable development of the region and we at the SAARC CCI is having a long term target of becoming one of the strongest chambers in the world by 2030 and we make sure that our future leadership will reach this target collectively.”
 

Mr. Ruwan Edirisinghe, President of SAARC CCI, addressing the distinguished guests

Rt. Hon'ble Prime Minister of Nepal, Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli, in his address stated that “we are not eight nations in SAARC, in fact we are a one family”. He further added that “South Asian region is the mother of civilized society, it is the mother of discipline and philosophy, the region is prosperous with natural resources and becoming the best in the world is not a difficult task. He finally conveyed his best wishes for “a prosperous SAARC and happy people”.
 

Mr. Ruwan Edirisinghe, President of SAARC CCI, and Mr. Chandi Raj Dhakal,
Vice President of SAARC CCI (Nepal) with the Rt. Hon'ble Prime Minister of the
Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, Mr. Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli


Group picture of SAARC CCI delegates with Rt. Hon'ble Prime Minister of the
Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, Mr. Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli in Kathmandu, Nepal

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