Prime Minister Imran Khan has assured Chinese companies of all possible cooperation for investment in Pakistan.
According to a statement issued by the Prime Minister’s Office on Twitter, a delegation of heads of Chinese companies met PM Imran on Monday. The delegation included Chinese Ambassador Nong Rong, while federal ministers Hammad Azhar, Shaukat Tareen, Asad Umar, and Abdul Razzak Dawood were also present in the meeting.
The Chinese delegation expressed keen interest in investing in Pakistan while appreciating the country’s investor-friendly policies.
The premier said that the government was adhering to the policy of “Ease of Doing Business” while providing incentives to investors and simplifying administrative matters, the statement added.
Prime Minister Imran assured the Chinese delegation that he would head meetings in person on a monthly basis to resolve the issues on a priority basis.
“Pakistan could learn a lot from China through the development of the industrial sector. Chinese investment would create employment opportunities in Pakistan and give the workforce a chance to learn new skills,” said the premier.
He said that there are vast opportunities for the development of small and medium industries (SMEs) in Pakistan and Chinese companies can play a helping role in developing them.
The government will provide all possible facilities to the investors, the statement concluded.