Encouraging, facilitating investors govt’s foremost priority: PM


From Our Correspondent

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi yesterday said that  encouraging and facilitating local as well as foreign investors to take advantage of the huge existing business opportunities had remained foremost priority of the present government.

He further said that as a result of structured approach and ensuring continuity of economic policies by the present government, confidence of the business community had restored and economy had been put on a solid track to achieve sustainable growth.

The Prime Minister was talking to the Managing Committee of the Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI), which called on him here at the Prime Minister’s Office.

Minister for Commerce Muhammad Pervaiz Malik, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister Ali Jahangir Siddiqui, and senior officials were present during the meeting. The Prime Minister said that the government was committed to take relevant stakeholders on-board in the policy formulation process as well as ensuring unimpeded implementation of those policies.