Post Reply 
 
Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
CDA to launch Bus Rapid Transit Service in Islamabad
05-25-2013, 03:41 PM
Post: #1
CDA to launch Bus Rapid Transit Service in Islamabad
ISLAMABAD: The Capital Development Authority is planning to launch Bus Rapid Transit service in the federal capital to facilitate the citizens.

This was said by Syed Mustafain Kazmi, Member (Planning & Development) CDA while addressing the business community at Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ICCI).

He said CDA is also planning to develop a National Bus Terminal in I-11/4 to shift all transport to that terminal.

He appreciated the role of businessmen for promoting the local economy and assured that CDA will take priority measures to address all issues of business community to facilitate them.

He said CDA will fully cooperate with ICCI for developing a new industrial estate in Islamabad and informed that 60% work has been done to develop I-17 sector. He said CDA plans to establish parking plazas in commercial areas & open many new sectors including I-12 & I-15 etc. and added that 52 commercial plots will be developed in I-12 to promote business activities.

Syed Mustafain Kazmi said many reforms are underway in CDA including revision of byelaws, computerization of estate management, land management and other functional areas. These reforms will bring transparency, remove corruption and greatly facilitate the stakeholders of CDA.

He assured his full support for ICCI representation in CDA Board and allocation of a cricket to Chamber in Islamabad.

Speaking on the occasion, Zafar Bakhtawari, President ICCI appreciated the efforts of CDA for initiating various developmental projects in Islamabad and also briefed the Member Planning about the various issues faced by the business community. Bakhtawari demanded for allocation of a cricket ground to the Chamber so that members could take part in healthy activities. He raised the issue of change of trade and proposed that CDA should allow change of trade except for negative list which would help promoting investment and business activities.

He emphasized upon the CDA to provide car parking facilities in all commercial centers especially in F-6, F-7, F-10 & blue area sectors as well as develop all markets according to present day’s requirements.
Visit this user's website Find all posts by this user
Quote this message in a reply
Post Reply 


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread: Author Replies: Views: Last Post
  Inauguration of Metro Bus Service delayed yet again Salman 0 2,941 03-20-2014 06:13 PM
Last Post: Salman
  Metro Bus Service gets final nod from CDWP Salman 0 2,680 03-15-2014 04:53 PM
Last Post: Salman
  PC-1 of Metro Bus Service project approved Salman 0 3,395 02-10-2014 02:46 PM
Last Post: Salman
  PM chairs meeting on Rawalpindi-Islamabad metro bus service Salman 0 2,579 01-20-2014 07:33 PM
Last Post: Salman
  CDA to purchase 33 buses for city service Salman 0 2,441 01-13-2014 07:08 PM
Last Post: Salman
  Islamabad Bus Service Project approved Salman 0 3,003 01-06-2014 11:39 AM
Last Post: Salman
  CDA Gives Approval For Bus Service Project Salman 0 2,910 01-02-2014 01:24 PM
Last Post: Salman
  Islamabad bus rapid transit project looks scrapped Salman 0 5,537 10-25-2013 12:24 AM
Last Post: Salman
  CDA to launch metro bus service in collaboration with PMBA Salman 0 5,713 08-30-2013 01:39 PM
Last Post: Salman
  Rawalpindi-Islamabad metro bus project to launch in November Salman 0 3,903 06-20-2013 12:32 PM
Last Post: Salman
  CDA to launch "Clean & Green Islamabad" campaign Salman 0 3,524 04-22-2013 01:56 PM
Last Post: Salman
  Metro Bus Service To Be Inaugurated Tomorrow Salman 0 4,047 02-09-2013 12:48 PM
Last Post: Salman
  Lahore Bus Rapid Transit System to be functional on Quaid’s birth anniversary Salman 0 4,175 11-22-2012 03:18 PM
Last Post: Salman
  CM KP directs for rapid work on road Salman 0 3,388 11-06-2012 01:36 PM
Last Post: Salman
  Islamabad's beauty not to be marred in name of Rapid Bus project: NA told Salman 0 2,791 10-17-2012 12:22 PM
Last Post: Salman
  Roads dug up for Metro Bus Service Salman 0 5,645 09-12-2012 11:34 AM
Last Post: Salman
  City to get rapid bus transit system soon Salman 0 3,034 08-02-2012 03:14 PM
Last Post: Salman
  Road network insufficient for Rapid Bus Transit System Salman 0 2,987 07-20-2012 03:48 PM
Last Post: Salman
  Applications sought for bus rapid transit project Salman 0 2,725 07-04-2012 02:43 PM
Last Post: Salman
  'Pakistan needs to improve competitiveness for rapid industrialisation' Salman 0 2,288 06-16-2012 01:08 PM
Last Post: Salman

Forum Jump:


User(s) browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)