Federal Minister for development and planning Ahsan Iqbal has said that means of development have been changed and “we should also adopt to the new means to enter new era and secret of development of nations lie in education and research.”
Addressing in Naval War College in Lahore, on the topic of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the Minister said that industrial revolution has changed human culture adding that political stability is vital to country development.
He said that ” the country industrial development has been stagnant in dictatorial regimes adding that the nation is super power in this era who has excellence in industrial field.” The Minister said that Gawadar sea port will benefit whole of Central Asia and the port will be connected to highways and motorways.
Ahsan said that the country was declared the most dangerous country, however, nowadays Pakistan has been declared attractive for investment. He went on to say that the rate of development in GDP will increase 5% in current year.