Lahore:December 04:Punjab University An MoU signing ceremony between Tevta and Pakistan Leather Competitiveness Improvement Programme (PLCIP) consortium was held at TEVTA Secretariat.
According to a press release issued on Thursday, through this MoU, international consultants will be hired for skill up-gradation of TEVTA and industry experts in line with the modern international market requirements. The MoU was signed by Chairperson TEVTA Irfan Qaiser Sheikh and Project Director PLCIP consortium Usman H. Malik. Chief Operating Officer TEVTA Jawad Ahmad Qureshi, Akhtar Abbas Bharwana, Mustafa Kamal Pasha, Amer Hassan, Aisha Qazi, Sarfaz Anwar and other Tevta officers were also present. Representatives from PLCIP Muhammad Younis, Abid Hafeez and Nasir Anwar Sheikh attended the ceremony as well.
Irfan Qaiser Sheikh, disclosing the details of the MoU, said, Tevta will provide training facilities at its Leather Service Centres located at Gujranwala and Kasur. Training material will be developed with the help of local and international consultants in the fields of genuine leather cutting, shoe upper stitching, shoemaking, leather goods manufacturing, CAD/CAM technology for shoe and leather goods. This MoU will be an open door for Tevta to international linkages of renowned institutions in the leather field, he further added.The news.