Step towards 'ease of doing business' and transparency in system allowing more investors to turn towards capital markets and open accounts speedily
Ease of Doing Business
The prime minister emphasized that investments generate employment opportunities and help in poverty alleviation.
The policy amendments recommended by the PM's Task Force on Energy were approved by the federal authorities.
She was addressing Pakistan Innovative Finance Forum in Islamabad.
Federal Minister for Economic Affairs, Hammad Azhar expressed resolve to further improve Pakistan's ranking on the ease of doing business index.
Pakistan ranking 136 previously, carried out reforms in the last one year that helped improving its ranking to 108, the World Bank’s “Ease of Doing Business 2020”, annual report released on Thursday quoted as saying.
Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday maintained that the incumbent government was committed to ensure ease of doing business in the country.
Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday directed to complete establishment of special economic zones (SEZs) on priority basis.
The Chairman Board of Investment briefed the PM about the steps taken so far to facilitate the SMEs.