DOHA: Commerce Minister Khurram Dastgir Khan has invited Qatar private sector to invest in energy, infrastructure, rice and food processing, tourism, commercial real estate, and IT sectors in Pakistan.
Talking to members of Qatar Chamber of Commerce in Doha on Wednesday, he said investments from Qatar will also help bringing parity to trade balance between the two countries.
The Minister highlighted major economic advances Pakistan has made in recent years, and particularly made reference to accelerating GDP growth, outstanding gains in Pakistan Stock Exchange, rapidly spreading peace, stabilization of public finances, imminent resolution of energy crisis, and the extraordinary mobilization of projects under China Pakistan Economic Corridor.
He asked Qatar Chamber to urge its government to facilitate visas for Pakistani businessmen.
The Vice Chairman of Qatar Chamber welcomed Minister for Commerce warmly and commended him for bringing a substantive delegation for business-to-business interaction with Qatari private sector.
Khurram Dastgir Khan is leading a 26-member group of Pakistani businessmen on a visit to Qatar.