Punjab on verge of economic takeoff: CEO PBIT
LAHORE—A three-member delegation from Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) called on the CEO Punjab Board of Investment & Trade (PBIT) Amena Cheema on Friday at PBIT head office. The delegation members included, Edmund Chen Yu (General Manager of ICBC Lahore branch), Baron Yuan Baoxin (Deputy General Manager ICBC Lahore Branch) Ahmad Tariq (Relationship Manager, ICBC). The CEO PBIT apprised the ICBC delegation about ongoing developmental projects in Punjab in a range of sectors including agriculture, construction, energy, infrastructure and mining.
She said, “under the leadership of Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, Punjab is on the verge of an economic take-off.” She said, “While China and Pakistan hold exemplary relations in every respect, there is still considerable room to further expand bilateral economic cooperation.” The ICBC delegation informed CEO PBIT that their bank was fully committed to promote business relations between Pakistan and China.—APP
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