Pakistan invites D-8 countries to explore investment opportunities in SEZs


Pakistan has invited the Developing-8 countries to explore investment opportunities in the country’s Special Economic Zones.

The invitation was extended by the Minister for Board of Investment and Special Initiative Chaudhry Salik Hussain while interacting with delegates from the D-8 countries on the sidelines of the D-8 Investment Conference in Istanbul.

The Minister said the government is working with a vision to transform Pakistan into a high-end commercial, technology and manufacturing hub.

He assured them that the government will fully facilitate businesses and investors in the country.

Earlier, Secretary Board of Investment, Fareena Mazhar delivered a detailed presentation and apprised the audience at the D-8 Investment Forum about Pakistan’s latest business reforms initiatives to improve ease of doing business.

She said Pakistan has seen incredible improvement in its security situation and introduced notable regulatory reforms which have been recognized globally including the World Trade Organization, World Economic Forum and the World Bank.