ALL Pakistan Restaurant Association (APRA) is the only authorized body of Restaurants and Caterers in Pakistan to advocate their rights. It is registered with Directorate General Trade Organisation (DGTO), Ministry of Commerce, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad, registration number 214.
APRA is incorporated as company with Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP).
APRA is incorporated as member of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI).
APRA effectively deals with the different Government departments in Karachi like cantonment boards, Karachi Metropolitan Corporation, Employees Old Age Benefit Institute, Sindh Revenue Board, Labour Department, Environmental Protection Agency, etc.
APRA delegation holds meetings with Commissioner Karachi, Mayor/Deputy Mayor Karachi, Deputy Commissioners, Assistant Commissioners, Sindh Board of Revenue, Clifton Cantonment Board, President/Vice Presidents of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry Karachi etc to resolve issues of restaurant industry, as and when required.
APRA is collaborating with Department of Food Science and Technology, University of Karachi and Jinnah University for Women, Pakistan Tourism and Hotel Management (PITHM), College of Tourism and Hotel Management (COTHM), Consumer Rights Council Sindh, Consumer Association of Pakistan, Consumer Rights Protection Council.
APRA has organized numerous events to create awareness on food hygiene, quality, standards, personal hygiene of food handlers, good buying practices, kitchen management etc. It has successfully held seminars on ‘Food Hygiene’, seminar on ‘Oil and Fat’ seminar on ‘Meat and Poultry’ at five star hotels, workshop on fire safety with the help of a NGO to spread awareness amongst our members and staff.
APRA is in pursuit of promoting and marketing Pakistani Cuisines in International Market in collaboration with Ministry of Planning & Development, Government of Pakistan.
As APRA is growing in number and encourage more memberships. JOIN US and increase your strength in order to become a loud voice for our industry.
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