Labor Department has decided to develop a mobile application for registration of shops and small businesses.
The meeting was chaired by Secretary Labor Ahmed Javed Qazi and was attended by DG Labor Faisal Nisar, Additional Director PITB Saima Sheikh, Director Reforms Punjab Social Security Institution Dr Fatima and other officers.
Saima Sheikh, Additional Director, PITB, briefed the Secretary Labor on the details of the mobile application. Ahmed Javed Qazi said that in collaboration with PITB, a mobile application will be prepared for business registration. People working in shops and stores will also be able to register through the application. the online registration will be issued a certificate.
He said that more than 73% of the contributions were being submitted online, moving towards digital Punjab with the help of PITB, while digitalisation was increasing the department’s legitimacy with transparency in administrative matters.
Extracted from City42 News