Washington DC, July 21(APP): A group of investors from the fields of food and health called on Prime Minister Imran Khan here on Sunday at Embassy of Pakistan in Washington DC. The investors included Aslam Khan, Mobashir Chaudhuri (from Texas), Dr. Basit Javed, Dr. Abid Sheikh and Dr. Mobashir Chaudhary.
Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Minister for Maritime Affairs Syed Ali Haider Zaidi, Adviser to PM on Commerce Mr. Abdul Razak Dawood, Adviser to PM on Finance Dr. Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, SAPM on Overseas Pakistanis and HRD Syed Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari were present during the meeting.
The investors expressed their interest in the food sector and improvement of health facilities in Pakistan. They shared ideas on improving medical facilities in Pakistan, especially in rural areas and specialized fields. Ideas were also exchanged on how Pakistani physicians, living in US can contribute in socio-economic development of Pakistan.
During the meeting, Prime Minister Imran Khan highly welcomed the proposed ideas and initiatives regarding improvement in food and health sectors and also highlighted Government’s efforts in creating a friendly environment for foreign investors.
The Prime Minister appreciated the role of Pakistani origin physicians, and their firm commitment to Pakistan’s socio-economic development.