ISLAMABAD: Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan Hafiz Hafeezur Rehman has said that role of traders and industrialists in the development of the Gilgit Baltistan was of paramount importance and his government was not oblivious to addressing their problems.
Talking to a delegation of GB Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Gilgit today, he said that he was in constant touch with the high ups of the FBR in Islamabad to address core problems of the trading community.
He told the delegates, that we are earnestly desires to address genuine problems of the traders and industrialists.
He said the PMLN government exempted GB for five years from all kind of taxes. The traders should benefit from this facility of tax exemption.
He further said that construction work on industrial zone would be completed before the start of next calendar year. The industrialists would be given special incentives in the zone.