International Conference on Marble Industry held at Expo Centre

An international conference on marble industry (ICMI) was organized here at the Karachi Expo Centre on Wednesday.
Balochistan Minister for Industries and Commerce, Mir Abdul Ghafoor Lehri, performed the inauguration.
The theme of is development and promotion of stones of Balochistan.
The moot being organized in conjunction with Build Asia 2007 Exhibition, will provide a networking platform where engineers, contractors, builders, consultants, government officials, bankers, policy makers, stakeholders, other practitioners and professionals of construction industry exchanged information, views and ideas.
This forum also provides an opportunity for the industry leaders to highlight the key issues, discuss the potential strategies and identify the emerging trends in order to compete with the current global challenges in construction industry.
The speakers of the Conference were Col (R) Bashir Ahmed Nadim, Managing Director, LIEDA, Mirza Tallb Hussain, DG, Geological Survey of Pakistan, Dr. Muhammad Aslam, Senior Vice President, LCCI, Hub, Amin Hashwani, Chairman, Marble Industries Ltd. (MIL), Anwar Chughtai, Chief Executive, Signature Stone, Marble City, Gaddani, Ihsan Ullah, Chairman, PASDEC, Maqbool Ahmed, Secretary Mines and Minerals, Government of Balochistan.
The 3rd Build Asia 2007 International Exhibition is being organized by Ecommerce Gateway Pakistan and Jamal’s Yellow Pages of Pakistan with the support of the Ministry of Housing and Works, Government of Sindh and City District Government Karachi.

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