Secretary BOI Asad Rehman Gilani chaired BOI’s 8th e-kachehry here on Thursday
The Secretary briefed the participants about BOI’s role in facilitating and attracting local and foreign investment in the country and addressed their queries during the session. He highlighted the steps made after the new government took control especially, signing of the MoU between the Board of Investment (BOI) Pakistan and Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) for enhancing cooperation between Pakistan and Japan, initiation of talks with 48 partner countries for signing of Bilateral Investment Treaties to promote foreign direct investment (FDI) in the country, and reforms implementation under the Pakistan Modernization & Regulatory Reforms. In this regard, he informed that the government is focused on reducing the regulations and inspections on the businesses to introduce an inspection less environment.
Secretary BOI was also accompanied by senior officers of BOI during the Kachehri, who gave briefing on the initiatives being taken up by the government for offering lucrative projects for foreign investment, progress on the Special Economic Zones as well as the services being ren