Prime Minister Imran Khan says business-friendly policies of the government have made Pakistan as the most attractive destination in the region for investment in industries.
Chairing a high-level meeting on Special Economic Zones in Islamabad today (Wednesday), he said foreign investment in industries will not only increase employment and exports but also enable technology transfer.
The Prime Minister said government is ensuring the system of SEZs on priority basis on the Plug and Play model. He said appointment of the Board of Governors and the management of SEZs are being made in view of upholding meritocracy and non-conflict of interest.
The meeting was given a detailed briefing on M-3 Industrial Zone besides Rashakai, Dhabeji, Bostan and Allama Iqbal Industrial City. The meeting was informed that 600 acres of land has been made available for setting up of industries in M-3 Economic Zone. In addition, work on infrastructure after power supply is in full swing.
The meeting was also apprised of the steps taken by the Board of Investment to facilitate the establishment of industries for local and foreign investors.
The Prime Minister issued instructions to ensure timely completion of all measures.