Federal Secretary Ministry of Industries & Production (Moi&P), Mr. Jawwad Rafique Malik Conferred APO Regional Award 2021 to Dr. Kamran Moosa.
Honorable Federal Secretary MoIP/APO Director for Pakistan, Mr. Jawwad Rafique Malik has conferred APO Regional Award to Dr. Kamran Moosa, Chief Executive Officer, Pakistan Institute of Quality, on Thursday 28th October, 2021 at A-Block Pak Secretariat, Islamabad.
The APO Regional Awards are conferred every five years on Individuals who have made outstanding contributions with significant impact or achievements in the Asia-Pacific region
APO Screening Committer while considering the substantial experience and involvement of Dr. Moosa in promoting quality-related subjects in the region including UAE, Sri Lanka, Saudi Arabia, Nepal, Bangladesh etc., agreed to accept Dr. Kamran Moosa as a recipient of the Regional Award from Pakistan. It is pertinent to mentioned that there are total 03 recipients in this category of Regional Award i.e. Pakistan, India and Japan among 21 APO member countries
The APO Regional Award, consisting of a gold medal and certificate, is usually presented during the annual session of the APO Governing Body by the APO Chair. However, the pandemic has prevented face-to-face meetings and APO is unable to arrange the conferment of awards in the traditional way. With the approval of the APO Chair, the Secretariat is now requesting APO Directors to confer the Regional Awards on recipients from their countries.