PBIT mak­ing ef­forts for in­vest­ment op­por­tu­ni­ties

Pakistan Observer - - ECONOMY WATCH -

SALIM AHMED LA­HORE—A din­ner was hosted by CEO Pun­jab Board of In­vest­ment and Trade (PBIT), Ms Amena Cheema, in La­hore in hon­our of Chi­nese Con­sul Gen­eral Yu Boren. The fur­ther strength­en­ing of eco­nomic ties be­tween Pak­istan and China has been a key pri­or­ity for the CEO since she took over the reins of PBIT in Novem­ber 2015.

The din­ner was at­tended by mem­bers of the pro­vin­cial cabi­net in­clud­ing Min­is­ter for In­dus­tries Ch. Muham­mad Shafiq, Min­is­ter for Hous­ing, Tan­veer As­lam and Min­is­ter for Labour Raja Ashraf Sar­war. A large num­ber of prom­i­nent Pun­jab-based busi­ness­men at­tended the din­ner in­clud­ing lead­ing ty­coon Mian Muham­mad Man­sha.

Se­nior of­fi­cials of the Pun­jab Govern­ment were also present, in­clud­ing Chair­man Plan­ning and De­vel­op­ment, Je­hanzeb Khan, Secretary In­dus­tries Nabeel Javed and Secretary En­ergy, Asad Gi­lani. The din­ner af­forded an op­por­tu­nity to the Chi­nese Con­sul Gen­eral and mem­bers of his en­tourage to be briefed about ex­ist­ing and emerg­ing in­vest­ment op­por­tu­ni­ties in Pun­jab.

ISLAMABAD: Fed­eral Min­is­ter for Wa­ter and Power Khawaja Muham­mad Asif at­tend­ing a meet­ing of de­vel­op­ment part­ners-progress re­view of Min­istry of Wa­ter and Power.

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