• Minister of State and Chairman Board of Investment (BOI) Muhammad Azfar Ahsan on Thursday said that private sector is the engine of growth and successful businesses drive growth, create jobs and pay the taxes that finance services and investment

    ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 13th Jan, 2022 ) :Minister of State and Chairman board of Investment (BOI) Muhammad Azfar Ahsan on Thursday said that private sector is the engine of growth and successful businesses drive growth, create jobs and pay the taxes that finance services and investment.

  • Remaining reforms, out of 168 proposed, at various stages of implementation

    The Board of Investment (BOI) has completed 100 reforms out of the 168 proposed reforms under Regulatory Reforms and Guillotine Initiatives (PRMI) that aim to identify, simplify, modernize or eliminate the regulatory bottlenecks for facilitation of businesses, particularly Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).

  • ISLAMABAD: Board of Investment (BoI) on Sunday clarified that it has also sent a letter to Sindh government seeking information of potential Chinese companies (that have approached the concerned Federal Ministries/ provincial departments in the recent past with a definite investment plan).

    The information has been solicited by BoI in its letter of January 13, 2022 from fifteen Federal Ministries and the concerned six departments/agencies dealing in investment promotion and facilitation of all provinces and AJ&K, including Sindh Investment Department.

  • Special Economic Zone committee of M3 Industrial City has approved three companies for zone enterprise status to catalyse economic activity in the province

    LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 10th Jan, 2022 ) :Special Economic Zone committee of M3 Industrial City has approved three companies for zone enterprise status to catalyse economic activity in the province.

  • ISLAMABAD - Ambassador of Poland to Pakistan Maciej Pisarski on Saturday said the volume of trade between Pakistan and Poland is more than € 500 million and both countries were focusing on exploring more avenues of trade and investments in multiple sectors like information technology, food processing, preservation, and agriculture sector.

    Good news for the Pakistani side was that Poland was in a huge trade deficit as Pakistani exports in textile, sportswear, foodstuff, and leather products were greater in number while Poland’s cosmetics were popular here, the Ambassador told APP. 

  • E-sports events in Pakistan to further attract investors: Dr Alvi

    ISLAMABAD   -  President Dr Arif Alvi Saturday while welcoming the organizers of a two-day e-sports event in Islamabad, said the tournament would involve Pakistani youth and bring further investments in the country in future.

  • ISLAMABAD  - The exports from the country during first half of current fi­nancial year witnessed about 24.71% growth as compared to the exports of the correspond­ing period of last year.

    During the period from July-December, 2021, exports from the country were recorded at $15.102 billion as compared to exports of $12.110 billion of same period of last year (July-December 2020).

  • Pakistan looks forward to sustainable economic relations with Oman: PM

    PM said Pakistan and Oman ties based on common culture, brotherhood and people to people contacts

    ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) - Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said that Pakistan was looking forward to a sustainable economic relation with Oman with increased trade and investment

    “Pakistan and Oman have decades old ties based on common culture, brotherhood and people to people contacts,” he added.

  • ISLAMABAD – A 15-member Omani business delegation arrived in the Pakistani port city of Karachi on Tuesday.

    The delegation, led by Eng Redha Jumma Al Salih, chairman of the Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI), and Pakistan’s Ambassador to Oman Ahsan Wagan, expressed its interest in investment opportunities in the Sindh province, the Pakistani embassy and Sindh chief minister’s office said.

    The Pakistani embassy in Oman tweeted pictures of members of the delegation being handed bouquets by people at Karachi airport upon their arrival. The delegation was “warmly received” by the brotherly people of Pakistan, it said. 

  • The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government has accorded approval to declare three tourist spots as Integrated Tourism Zones (ITZs) to promote tourism in the province

    PESHAWAR, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 4th Jan, 2022 ) :The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government has accorded approval to declare three tourist spots as Integrated Tourism Zones (ITZs) to promote tourism in the province.