ISLAMABAD, Aug 16 (APP): A delegation of Pakistan Business Council led by Vice Chairman Towfiq Chinoy called on Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi here Wednesday.
During the meeting, the Prime Minister stated that government has initiated major policy reforms to facilitate business community. Laws relating to establishment of Special Economic Zones have been formulated to attract investment in the country with complete freedom of transferring dividends and movement of capital, added the Prime Minister.
The government has also improved security ambiance, particularly in Karachi to help business community conduct trade in a peaceful environment, stated the Prime Minister.
Indicators of Pakistan’s economy are stable and moving towards positive growth which is being acknowledged by renowned international rating institutions, stated the Prime Minister. “Pakistan is poised to become a major player in the regional economy”, emphasized the Prime Minister.
The Prime Minister appreciated the role of Pakistan Business Council in providing tangible advice to the government on important policy issues.
The delegation thanked the Prime Minister and lauded the policy initiatives undertaken by the present government for restoring investors’ confidence and paving the way for sustained business and trade growth.
APP/ Hamza/anm/ VNS Islamabad