PM Imran Khan directs to abolish 150 licences required for various businesses in Pakistan
ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed to abolish around one hundred and fifty licences required for various business activities at the local level.
Chairing a meeting on licensing regime in the provinces in Islamabad today, he also directed the provincial governments to eliminate seventy four different licenses of this nature.
Imran Khan directed to simplify the process for necessary licences and introduction of automated system by employing modern technology.
The Prime Minister expressed concern on complex licensing regime and said the requirement of licences for the businesses of grocery, cloth and bakery is equal to creating difficulties for the common man.
He also emphasized to complete the process of eliminating unnecessary licences in thirty days.