ISLAMABAD, Oct 28 (APP): Board of Investment (BoI) is organizing
“Pakistan Investment Conference” on November 4-5 with an aim to enhance foreign direct investment in the country.
The conference also aims at promoting and encouraging the local
investors by providing them level playing field for investing the
different sectors of national economy.
The event would also highlight the scope and opportunities existing
for local and foreign investors in different sectors of national economy, including infrastructure development, health, education and energy generation.
It is expected that more than 300 prominent foreign and local
investors, business persons, policymakers and experts would attend the conference.
Besides, business meetings exhibition of marble, granite and marble
mosaic products would also be held during the event to introduce marble
and granite sectors of the country.
These sectors has huge potential for foreign investment to enhance
exports and provide livelihood opportunities for the people living in
these areas.
It may be recalled that huge reserves of marble, granite and onyx
in wide range of colors, shades was existing in the country. PASDEC has introduced mechanized quarrying with to transform the sector into dimensional stone industry.