Pakistan is lucrative destination for investment, says PM Nawaz
HONG KONG: Inviting global players, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that Pakistan is a gateway to energy rich Central Asia, oil rich Gulf, and economically advanced Far East while being a highly attractive destination for investment that no global player can afford to miss, ARY News reported.
He was speaking at ‘One Belt-One Road Pakistan Investment Forum’ here.
“Pakistan has sixth largest population in the world, rising middle class, rich human and natural resources, strategic location beside having political stability ”, the premier said.
The Prime Minister urged prospective investors to benefit from economic revival of Pakistan and enjoy the first mover’s advantage. “Pakistan is ready to do business with the world”, he added.
He further said that Pakistan stands at the cross-roads of an economic revolution which would produce win-win outcome for all.
Earlier today, the heads of Hong Kong’s top companies called on the premier and showed interest in investment in Pakistan.
The Prime Minister’s separate meetings with Chairman ZTE Corporation Yin Yimin, Chairman Shandong High-Speed Group Sun Liang and Chairman Beijing Enterprises Holdings Limited Wang Dong focused on developing business linkages in the public-private sector of Pakistan and Hong Kong.
Sharif apprised the company heads about Pakistan’s investment-friendly policies that offer incentives for foreign businessmen.