Secretary BOI Ms. Fareena Mazhar held BOI’s first E-Kachehry on 2nd August 2021. Local and foreign investors came forward with a wide range of issues and suggestions regarding obtaining business visas, tourism policy, investment in sectors such as petroleum, minerals and mining, livestock, SEZ related queries etc.
The two hour session was a successful feat in regards to public outreach. Speaking to the relevant audiences via zoom and telephone, she encouraged investors to share their project proposals and observations with the Board of Investment (BOI) for further coordination on matters of importance.
Ms. Fareena Mazhar shared that Pakistan is working on creating a Business and Investment Forum with China, which will offer numerous opportunities to the private sector.
She also assured investors that the process of obtaining business visas will be further expedited by taking up the issue with other relevant departments.