Pakistan emerges as ideal destination for investment: President Alvi
ISLAMABAD: President Dr. Arif Alvi here on Tuesday said that Pakistan was emerging as an ideal destination for investment and capacity creation.
Talking to a delegation of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) in Islamabad, the president said, “This would enormously increase the demand for the accountants and accounting services.”
He appreciated the contributions of ICAP in establishing and regulating the accountancy and auditing professions in addition to imparting chartered accountancy qualification in the country.
He urged ICAP to continue its role towards strengthening the regulatory framework in cooperation with important policy making institutions and regulators.
Alvi commended CA professionals for the global recognition and respect they had acquired because of their technical expertise, adherence to ethics and integrity.
Earlier on April 11, President Dr. Arif Alvi had said that the business-friendly policies, adopted by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government were bearing fruit.
Addressing second edition of the international textile exhibition in Lahore, Dr. Arif Alvi had said that foreign investment was increasing in Pakistan due to improved security situation in the country.
He had urged the business community to explore investment opportunities in Pakistan and had added that the government had developed special economic zones and e-visa facility for different countries to encourage investors.