Prime Minister Imran Khan has reiterated that his government is striving hard to provide all possible facilities to businessmen to accelerate economic activity in the country.
“The government is giving top priority to ease of doing business as it is a must for accelerating economic activity,” the prime minister said while talking to a delegation of leading industrialists and businessmen at the Prime Minister Office.
The government is also focusing on generating business activity as it would create employment opportunities and reduce poverty, he added.
The Prime Minister had invited industrialists and businessmen to present their proposals to the government for improving the country’s economy. “The process of policy and planning to bring improvement in the economy would be taken forward in accordance with the proposals,” he said.
He said that the government will continue the consultation process on all sectors of the economy and meetings with business communities would be held regularly.
The business and traders community presented a number of proposals to the government for the promotion of investment, tax revenue increase, institutional reforms, expansion of tax net, annual budget preparation, capacity building and creating job opportunities. The meeting deliberated upon various proposals presented by the business community.
The prime minister directed his cabinet members and advisers to review the proposals and continue the consultation process with the business community.
The business community expressed their full confidence in the government’s economic policies and lauded the economic team of the government for its efforts to improve the economy.