Prime Minister Imran Khan has welcomed interest by Saudi Arabia based Al-Tamimi Group of Companies to invest in food processing, dairy & livestock and meat processing sectors of Pakistan.
Talking to Tamimi Group of Companies Chairman Sheikh Tariq Ali Abdullah Al-Tamimi, the prime minister emphasized the reforms taken by the government regarding ease of doing business and providing one-window operation to potential investors.
”Pakistan is blessed with 12 climatic zones and is suitable for a variety of agricultural, fruit, dairy and fisheries production.” said the Prime Minister.
He further stated that the government was also focusing on research & development to enhance productivity and increase exports with the help of private investors.
The prime minister stated that the Government of Pakistan was working on establishing export-oriented grading and standardization of indigenous fruits including apple, peach, mango, and citrus to meet the international demands as these fruits were widely acclaimed for their quality and taste.
Chairman of Al Tamimi Group of Companies highly appreciated the measures taken by the Government towards achieving economic stability and growth.
He said the stability of economic policies was a major factor in attracting foreign investments and international businesses were now confident to invest in Pakistan due to transparency and facilitation provided to businessmen.
International organizations like the World Bank have also rated Pakistan among the world’s top 10 business climate improvers.
Adviser to PM on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood and senior officials were present during the meeting.