Prime Minister Imran Khan chairs meeting to review progress on Ease of Doing Business.

April 17, 2019

Prime Minister Imran Khan chairs meeting to review progress on Ease of Doing Business.

 

Chairman BOI briefed the Prime Minister about the progress made so far

 

* Integration of SECP with Punjab and Sindh business registration portals. The company can now be registered in one day with SECP on its online platform 

 

* In Lahore, the Lahore Development Authority has started its one window operation where all Departments involved in the issuance of construction permits are present. Similarly time period also reduced in Karachi significantly

 

* Complete automation of property registration in Punjab. 

 

* Online payment of federal and provincial taxes, contributions and duties

 

* Integration of key departments with WoBOC (online platform of Pakistan Customs). To help importers/ exporters and reduce the time and cost

 

* Automation of electricity connection process by K-Electric making it easier by making it online where customer can track the application as well 

 

* PM directs that time period for getting electricity connection be further reduced to one month.