Govt working hard to woo foreign investors: PM Nawaz

11:42 AM | 4 Nov, 2015
Govt working hard to woo foreign investors: PM Nawaz
ISLAMABAD (Staff Report) - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the present government is focusing to enhance economic growth and eliminate terrorism to attract foreign investment in the country.

Addressing the Pakistan Investment Conference in Islamabad today, he said steps have been taken to end load shedding by 2017.

Earlier, In his welcome address, Chairman Board of Investment Miftah Ismail said Pakistan is blessed with human and natural resources which make it the most attractive place for investment.

He said the country is bound to get rapid growth as a result of the sound economic policy adopted by the present government.

Miftah Ismail said Pakistan has a talented pool of human resource and its middle class is growing, making it an attractive market for the manufacturers.

The conference is aimed at attracting foreign and local investors to invest in different sectors of national economy.

Business delegations from over 29 countries are participating in the Investment Conference.