KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan has invited overseas businessmen and investors to benefit from the economic and business opportunities afforded by Pakistan’s strategic location and the connectivity to the broader region.
He was talking to a group of prospective investors that led by Javaid Anwar, a leading Pakistani-American businessman, called on the prime minister at the Embassy of Pakistan in Washington DC, reported by Radio Pakistan on Sunday.
The investors appreciated improved security environment in Pakistan and identified areas of interest with regard to investment in key sectors including energy and tourism
Javed Anwar is an effective member of Democratic party and also played a leading role in formation of Pakistan Congress Foundation caucus.
Former Pakistan Ambassador to the UN Munir Akram and renowned businessman Shahal Khan also called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Washington on Sunday.
They discussed issues relating to trade and investment in Pakistan.
The meeting was also attended by federal ministers Shah Mehmood Qureshi and Syed Ali Haider Zaidi. Advisor on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood and Advisor on Finance Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh were also present, along with Sayed Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari.
Meanwhile, Texas based leading Pakistani businessman and high ranking influential member of the democratic party Tahir Javed also called on Prime Minister Imran Khan at Embassy of Pakistan in Washington.
Prime Minister Imran Khan is on three-day (July 21-23) visit to the United State. He will hold dialogues with US President Donald Trump on July 22, 2019.