Senate Body Seeks Performance Report Of Commercial Counselor Posted Abroad
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 14th Feb, 2020 ) :The Senate Standing Committee on Commerce and Textile Industry on Thursday sought the performance report of Commercial Counselor posted in Pakistan embassies abroad in different regions of the world.
Briefing the committee, Joint Secretary of Ministry of Commerce, Tariq ul Huda said the performance of trade and investment offices (TIOs) was being evaluated biannually by the Trade Officers Monitoring and Evaluation Committee (TOMEC).
The senior official informed that in 2019, the selection policy was changed and 42 new officers had been selected, out of which 33 had joined their duties.
He added that recently 9 TIOs were completing predeparture formalities.
While in meeting, senior official of National Tariff Commission (NTC) said the commission initiated an anti- dumping investigation on January 30, 2016, under section 23 of the anti-dumping duties act, 2015.
The meeting was attended Senator Syed Shibli Faraz, Muhammad Talha Mehmoood, Imamuddin Shouqeen, Dr. Ghous Muhammad Khan Niazi, Muhammad Tahir Khan Bizingo and Senior official of Ministry of Commerce and textiles, National Tarrif Commision and Federal board pof Revenue (FBR).