KARACHI – Jul- 7, 2021- Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) and Divisional Commissioner Hyderabad Muhammad Abbas Baloch singed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for revival and promotion of trade activities by improving Hyderabad Expo Centre. An MoU signing ceremony presided by Mumtaz Ali Shah, Chief Secretary Sindh and Arif Ahmed Khan, Chief Executive, TDAP, was held at Sindh Secretariat,
Chief Secretary Sindh Mumtaz Ali Shah said that Hyderabad is the second largest economic center of Sindh and emerged as an economic hub in for its neighboring divisions. He further stated that by improving Hyderabad Expo Centre will boost up the local agricultural productions, livestock industry, handicrafts and other indigenous industries.
“The centre will act as a hub for marketing of indigenous products at national and international costumers” Chief Secretary said and added that with the revival of Hyderabad Expo Centre, regional business will grow and contribute in provincial and national economy.
Chief Executive TDAP Arif Ahmed Khan said that TDAP’s experience in managing Karachi Expo Centre and organizing numerous international and domestic trade promotion events coupled with the Government of Sindh’s administrative support, Hyderabad Expo Centre would soon become operational to boost the exports from the region.
Divisional Commissioner Hyderabad Muhammad Abbas Baloch while signing the MoU said that TDAP has always supported economic activities be it Dates Festival at Khairpur or mango festivals at Hyderabad and Mirpurkhas divisions. He said by signing MoU with TDAP, Hyderabad Expo Centre will be emerged as great platform to exhibit the local indigenous different products and subsequently pave the way for value addition and marketing of the products to enable them for access in national and international market.
Secretary TDAP Ahsan Mangi and Deputy Commissioner Hyderabad Fuad Ghafar Soomro and Deputy Secretary Javed Nabi Khoso were also present during the MOU signing ceremony.