President Dr. Arif Alvi has urged the foreign businessmen to exploit the huge investment potential in various sectors of Pakistan, including information technology and tourism.
Addressing an event marking the 20th anniversary of founding of Pakistan Japan Business Forum in Karachi, he said all the positive economic indicators show that it is a great opportunity to increase bilateral trade with Pakistan.
He said Pakistan tremendously fought and succeeded in war against terrorism as result of sacrifices rendered by the people and armed forces personnel.
He said Prime Minister Imran Khan was the first leader in the world, who had refused to impose a complete lockdown during the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic as he realized the economic difficulties it could cause for the people.
Speaking on the occasion, Japanese Ambassador Kuninori Matsuda said efforts were being made to end the trade imbalance between the two countries.
Source: Radio Pakistan