Security Survey 2024

Foreign Investors Express Concern Over Pakistan’s Security in OICCI 2024 Survey

The Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI), has released the results of its latest Security Survey 2024, highlighting increasing concerns over the country’s deteriorating security environment. Respondents reported a deterioration in the overall security situation in 2024 compared to 2023. Specifically, Karachi saw a worsening situation from 69 per cent to 80 per…

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Standard Chartered

Group CEO of Standard Chartered Bank Bill Winters Visits OICCI, Highlights Economic Challenges and Opportunities

Bill Winters, Group CEO of Standard Chartered Bank (SCB), visited the Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) on Friday. During an interactive session with the top executives of OICCI member companies, Bill Winters shared that “We see a greater potential in Pakistan and will continue to invest more as per the opportunity. There…

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OICCI CSR

OICCI Members Positively Impact 40m People Across Pakistan Through Their CSR Initiatives

Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s (OICCI) member companies have invested Rs 13 billion in 2022-2023 in local communities, positively impacting 40 million individuals across the country. In collaboration with over 290 social sector organisations, the OICCI members have extended their CSR initiatives to all the four provinces of Pakistan, including Azad Jammu and…

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OICCI CSR

Business Confidence in Pakistan Inches Up, While Inflation, Taxation, and Policy Concerns Cloud Future Outlook : OICCI Survey

Business confidence in Pakistan has improved by 4 percent, though it remains in the negative, as reflected in the 25th Wave of the Business Confidence Index (BCI) survey conducted by the Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI). The survey was conducted across Pakistan during March-April 2024. Rehan Shaikh, President of OICCI, stated, “The…

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Ziad Chowdhrey

Ziad Chowdhrey awarded for professional excellence as the finance leader!

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) has awarded Ziad Bin Wasim Chowdhrey for professional excellence as the finance leader. He was presented the Professional Excellence Awards in a graceful ceremony held at PC, Karachi, where 14 industry leaders were awarded in 5 categories. Nominees were evaluated on the basis of their leadership approach,…

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6th OICCI Women Empowerment

6th OICCI Women Empowerment Awards Showcase Corporate Contributions to Gender Equality

Emphasizing the vital importance of creating conducive conditions for women to flourish in the realms of business and entrepreneurship, the Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce & Industry (OICCI) held its 6th Women Empowerment Awards ceremony on Tuesday. Addressing the members, OICCI Vice President Rehan Shaikh said, “Pakistan’s ranking on the World Bank’s Women, Business and…

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Minister for Commerce

Minister for Commerce and Interior Visits OICCI to Address Investor Concerns

Dr Gohar Ejaz, minister for commerce and interior, along with Board of Investment (BoI) Secretary Sohail Rajput, visited the Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) on Wednesday to engage with foreign investors and discuss critical issues affecting Pakistan’s business landscape. During the meeting, OICCI CE/Secretary General M Abdul Aleem delivered a comprehensive briefing…

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