Government facilitates international potential investors: Soomro

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Mohammad Arshad

Islamabad

Federal Minister for Privatisation Mohammedmian Soomro, Tuesday, said that the government was facilitating international potential investors in their investment ventures in Pakistan.

These facilitations are being extended to ensure mass industrialization in the country which would be tantamount to job creation and eradication of unemployment” minister said while speaking in a meeting with ex-State Minister ,Chairman Board of Investment and Senior partner of Alcalde & Fay- based in Arlington, Virginia, Umar Ahmed Ghuman here.

In the meeting matters relating to privatisation and investment opportunities from potential investors from USA were discussed.

Federal Minister stated that participation of international investors will make privatisation plan more competitive and transparent.

According to Privatization Commission, in the meeting Umar Ghuman presented different proposals for privatisation plan from leading American investors.

He said that after decades due to utmost struggle of Prime Minister of Pakistan number of international investors including Canadian National Railway Company, Deustsche Bahn (Germany) , Korean, Japanese and USA companies are ready to commit investing billion dollars in Pakistan in railway, construction, transport ,hoteling and agricultural field.

Mr.Umar Ghuman commended the efforts of the government for restoration of trust and confidence of international business community in Pakistan.