Doha—President Mamnoon Hussain on Monday urged the Qatri Royals and entrepreneurs to invest in diverse areas of Pakistan by taking advantage of the country’s geo-strategic location, investment-potential, business-friendly climate and the government investor-friendly policies for win-win. The President expressed these views during his meeting with a delegation of Qatri Royals and businessmen, which led by Chairman of Qatri Business Association Sheikh Faisal bin Qasim Al- Thani met him here.
President Mamnoon Hussain, who is in Doha on a four-day official visit at the invitation of the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, told the delegation that with investor-friendly regulations and the highest profit margins in the region, Pakistan was considered a land of opportunities for foreign investors.
He called for investment in energy, infrastructure, education and agriculture sectors, particularly, in corporate farming, Halal food and dairy farming.
The President said the Qatri investors could have joint ventures in Pakistan at public and private levels in different sectors including the production of cement to cater to the growing demand of cement in Qatar in view of the construction boom in Doha, which was preparing to host the FIFA 2022 World Cup. He further said that with improved governance in Pakistan, investors have regained their confidence, adding, the International Financial Institutions (IFIs) were acknowledging Pakistan’s achievements in economic and fiscal arenas.