ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Industries and production (MoIP) has didn't observe the top minister’s directive to employ a everlasting leader executive officer on the Engineering improvement Board (EDB).

furthermore, the MoIP has even behind schedule the release of advertisement searching for packages for the location and as a end result the charge has been given to EDB preferred manager Mirza Nasir Baig due to the fact that April 2017.

The ministry officials stated the put off within the appointment of a permanent CEO has caused below performance of the board.


“The selection-making was struggling inside the board and it was having an effect on all of the sectors including steel, automobile and different manufacturing,” they claimed.

meanwhile, Adviser to the PM on industries Abdul Razzaq Dawood stated that there were issues with the EDB and the appointment manner has been finalised and an commercial inviting applications for the location may be released quickly. “we're looking into it and the matters will settle quickly,” Dawood stated.

in addition to Baig, there have been most effective two GMs at the EDB and a junior officer has been in fee of 5 key sections such as policy, tariff, administration, pleasant and coordination.

“The EDB is accountable for standards and tariff of sectors concerned in manufacturing consisting of vehicles, machinery, steel, boilers and so on,” stated an authentic.

published in sunrise, July 11th, 2019