$1b FDI attracted in PTI govt’s first 5 months
Post on 9th April, 2019
ISLAMABAD - The prudent economic steps taken by the government has attracted over $1 billion Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in first five months (August-December) of PTI government witnessing 100 per cent increase to the corresponding period of previous year which stood at $426.
Prime Minister Imran Khan was Thursday given briefing on the facilitation measures taken by the government to foreign and local investors and it was noted with satisfaction that the steps taken for providing ease of doing business have started yielding results in shape of investors’ confidence in the incumbent government and increased inflow of direct foreign investment.
While chairing a high-level meeting, Prime Minister Imran Khan highlighted the importance of foreign investment, particularly the transfer of technology for strengthening of economy, and called for providing maximum facilities to the investors in this respect.