Punjab offers most lucrative opportunities for investors: Afzaal Bhatti

Lahore, April 12, 2016 (PPI-OT):Commissioner Overseas Pakistanis Commission (OPC) Punjab Afzaal Bhatti has said that Punjab Province offers most lucrative and low-risk opportunities for investors specially in the field of energy, agriculture, livestock and dairy development, mines and minerals, tourism and infrastructure.

He was speaking to the participants of a Road Show organized by OPC Punjab in Jeddah (Saudi Arabia). Vice Chairman OPC Punjab Capt. R. Khalid Shaheen Butt and Additional Director General / DIG Ahmad Mubeen were also present on this occasion. Hundreds of Pakistanis living in Jeddah participated in the event.

Afzaal Bhatti said that Punjab government is offering a pro-business environment and a positive policy framework to generate foreign and domestic investment. He told that on the special instructions of the Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, Punjab Board of Investment and Trade is providing complete technical assistance to investors to set up new projects in the province.

Vice Chairman OPC Punjab Khalid Shaheen Butt briefed the participants of the Road Show about the investment opportunities in Punjab and said that Overseas Pakistanis should invest in various sectors in Punjab, provincial government would provide complete protection to their investment.

He further said that Overseas Pakistanis Commission Punjab is a part of the efforts to bring foreign investments in Punjab. Additional Director General / DIG Ahmad Mubeen informed the participants that OPC is playing an active role to solve the problems of the Overseas Pakistanis related to government agencies of the Punjab.

For more information, contact:
Rafiullah Usman
Directorate General Public Relations
Government of the Punjab
Tel: +92-42-9201390-86
Website: www.punjab.gov.pk