Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Thursday when he welcomed the interest shown by Egyptian companies in investing $1 billion in Pakistan.
The government would fully facilitate Egyptian investors and entrepreneurs coming to Pakistan.
The prime minister said that there is a huge potential to translate the existing Pakistan-Egypt relations into strong economic ties.
Egyptian company expressed its intention of investing $500 million in Pakistan’s energy sector.
Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan Special Assistant of PM Imran Khan on Information and BroadCasting Special Assistant to PM Imran Khan Syed Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari, Chairman Naya Pakistan Housing Authority Lt.Gen (R) Anwar Ali Haider and Chairman Board of Investment Zubair Gillani were present in the meeting. Egypt’s Ambassador in Pakistan, Ahmed Fadel Yacoub was also present in the meeting.
The Also said that Egyptian companies are keen to invest $1bn in Pakistan over the next year in the energy sector and prime minister’s Naya Pakistan housing scheme.
At that time, PM Khan Also called for the promotion of bilateral cooperation between Pakistan and Egypt at all levels to tackle the common challenges faced at the international level particularly the negative propaganda about Islam.
PM Khan Also Appreciated the services of Egypt’s Jamia Al-Azhar and said that in order to tackle the challenges faced by Islam, There is a need to further promote cooperation among Islamic countries in the area of education.
If We highlight Pakistan’s new energy Policy, He also added that the present government is striving to promote the energy sector, Plus appreciated the interest shown by Egyptian companies in this respect.
And they have also talked about the health sector, Prime Minister said that the present government has the vision of a disease-free Pakistan and there is a need to have enhanced Pak-Egypt cooperation in the area of Healthcare.
The members have also added that the Egyptian companies are keen to invest in Pakistan’s housing, Energy, Health and other sectors.
Moreover, the business community of Egypt fully recognized the vision and leadership qualities of Imran Khan and wanted to contribute in translating the vision of Naya Pakistan, To bring into Reality.
The Egyptian’s have highly appreciated The Speech of Prime Minister of Imran Khan during the 74th session of the UN General Assembly.