Business Recovery Task Force – BRTF:

Mr. Hojat Fazly, CEO/Secretary General of ICC Afghanistan attended the opening ceremony of the newly established BRTF Business Recovery Task Force. During his speech Mr. Fazly mentioned that the basis of establishment of the BRTF is the global campaign of the ICC “Save our SME’s

The Business Recovery Task Force is a new initiative of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce that facilitates the growth of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) affected by the Corona virus outbreak crisis. Be able to identify their challenges and problems and communicate directly with the leadership of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce, the PRISEC Committee, the High Economic Council, and other relevant entities.

H.E Nisar Ahmad Faizi Ghoriani, Minister of Industry and Commerce of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, also expressed his gratitude for the active participation of the private sector in the design and implementation of programs and emphasized on the greater participation of the private sector in BRTF.

Mr. Fazly also mentioned fundamental role of private sector in implementation of development and reiterated that European Union and other international partners should work in close cooperation with private sector in particular they should assign Chambers as implementer of their development programs.