Prime Minister Imran Khan invited on Thursday the Tajik enterprise neighborhood to put money into Pakistan, saying the federal government will facilitate them in each method potential.
“The objective of today’s meeting is to have an interaction between the business communities of Tajikistan and Pakistan,” the premier mentioned whereas addressing the Pakistan-Tajikistan Business Forum in Dushanbe.
“I believe we have some 67 companies here from Pakistan from different fields of textiles, minerals, pharmaceutical and logistics,” he mentioned.
“Tajikistan is a very resourceful country and we envy that,” he mentioned, including, “You have achieved clean, hydro-electricity.”
“In Pakistan, unfortunately, we have expensive electricity and we will expedite the CASA-1000 project so we can also benefit from your clean and cheap hydro-electricity,” the premier added.
“For the business community of Tajikistan, Pakistan is a country of 220 million people and that is a huge market.”
“I invite you, and the business community in Pakistan will invite you, and I assure you that we will facilitate you in every way,” PM Imran mentioned.
He highlighted that, “The more the trade in the country, the more it will be beneficial for both of us.”
“We will be giving you all the incentives,” the premier mentioned, including that, “We are already trying to facilitate our own business community.”
“You will find, whenever you will come, that the government will do everything to make it easier for you to do business,” he concluded.
While talking concerning the scenario in Afghanistan, the PM mentioned Pakistan needs and prays that the nation acheives peace after 40 years of battle.
He noticed that peace within the neighbouring nation was extraordinarily vital for peace in Pakistan too, particularly for commerce and higher connectivity.
The premier assured that him and Tajik President Emomali Rahmon will “try everything” to make sure that there’s peace in Afghanistan, particularly between the 2 main communities of Afghans and Tajiks.
Earlier right this moment, the PM left for Tajikistan in a bid so as to add one other vacation spot to Pakistan’s export market.
Following his arrival within the nation, the premier was obtained by his Tajik counterpart Kokhir Rasulzoda.
The premier is accompanied by Adviser on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood, who had floated the thought for the journey, as effectively Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qurshi, National Security Adviser Moeed Yusuf and federal ministers Fawad Chaudhry and Ali Zaidi.
On the event, business-to-business (B2B) conferences between delegations of Tajikistan and Pakistan will happen.
The conferences will concentrate on funding alternatives in Tajikistan and focus on avenues for Pakistan to boost its exports to the Central Asian Republic.