Rare are the occasions when celebration, festivity, and entrepreneurship can be enjoyed thoroughly by all who attend. Pakistan Festival held on 19th February 2022 at PHC is one of such exceptional events that fully met its objectives successfully.
A collaborated venture of Malaysia Pakistan Business Council and High Commission Pakistan not only promoted Pakistani Entrepreneurs but also made the day joyful with interesting activities all day long.
The event was graced by the esteemed Minister YB Datuk Hajah Zuraida Kamarudin who graciously visited each of 40 stalls set up on the occasion.
The event was also attended by high-profile officials from the Malaysian Government, Trade and Investment Agencies, and more than ten Foreign Diplomatic Missions.
Around 2000 people from Malaysian and Pakistani communities, enjoyed a large variety of scrumptious Pakistani food, marveled at the products and services Pakistani Businessmen are offering in Malaysia and amused themselves dancing on the melodious tunes played in the arena. Mr. Mokhtar Mohamed Barkath Ali, Director Malaysia Business Development added life and spirit to the event by announcing Lucky draw and acknowledging participants with gift hampers .
The lucky winners received air tickets from our national airline PIA and Overseas Holidays, a traveling agency.
Urdu Challenge became a much talked about activity that was attended by renowned community members and professionals.
The evening became even more colourful with the presence of Mr.Anwar Baig, a much loved Pakistani origin Malaysian artist, performer and celebrity.
The event was given huge coverage by both digital and print media and has been trending on social media platforms for quite some time.
Strong Leadership from both Malalaysi Pakistan Business Council and Pakistan High Commission and the teamwork exhibited by the Organizing Committee lead by Mr. Shafqat Niazi, Trade and Investment Counsellor, Commodore Nasir, Defence Advisor Mr.Anas, Trade and Investment Officer as well Executive members of MPBC led by Chairman Dato Sri Mohamed Nazir,Mr. Aslam, Mr. Humayun, Mr. Salim and Mr Farhan. A great number of volunteer students from local Universities contributed greatly to making the event a roaring success.
We are looking forward to many more such events where talents are celebrated and community ties flourish.