ISLAMABAD, Jul 21 (APP): Minister for Finance, Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar on Thursday said that the businessmen of Pakistani origin abroad could take advantage of the tremendous opportunities being offered in the country.
He was talking to a delegation of Pak USA Business Forum led by Hafeez Khan who called on him here.
The Finance Minister said that the government had been able to achieve an economic turnaround in the country within the last three years.
The situation was now conducive for investment, as the government was focused on promoting economic growth.
He invited Pakistani American businessmen to come forward and invest in the country.
Members of the delegation complemented the Finance Minister on the achieving macroeconomic stability.
They expressed interest in investment opportunities in the small and medium enterprises and suggested that foreign investors of Pakistan origin should be facilitated for making investment in the country.
Finance Minister directed Chairman Board of Investment (BOI) to provide all possible facilitation to the members of the business forum in their efforts for attracting investment in Pakistan.
Chairman BoI and senior officials of Ministries of Finance and Commerce attended the meeting.