Abb Takk News

World seeing Pakistan as lucrative place to do business: President

QUETTA: President Dr. Arif Alvi says the world is seeing Pakistan as a lucrative place to do business.

Addressing Balochistan Livestock Expo 2019 in Quetta on Monday, he said Pakistan is at the threshold of a new era in respect of economic development.

The President said he met a number of heads of states and governments and executives during his recent visits to Japan and Baku and found them positive in their responses regarding business with Pakistan.

He said there is a huge potential for investment in Pakistan in various fields. He said Balochistan is quite rich in resources, including mining, coast, fishing and livestock.

Lauding the Balochistan government for efforts to bolster the livestock sector, the President said livestock is a comprehensive field that contributes to nutrition, poverty alleviation, rural development, and overall economic growth.

He said Pakistan can export livestock after meeting its domestic needs.