Lahore, September 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Mian Muhammad Aslam Iqbal, Punjab Minister for Industries and Commerce and Mr. Murad Raas, Provincial Minister for Schools Education inaugurated the 16th Int’l Engineering and Machinery, Food and Rice Technology and Halal Food Asia International Exhibitions respectively under aegis of the E-Commerce Gateway and Pakistan China Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry today at Lahore Expo Center. The three-day Exhibitions would remain opened from today till September 3, 2018, which will also cater the Business to Business (B2B) meetings for probable joint ventures.

Mian. Aslam Iqbal, Minister of Industry, Commerce and Investment while addressing the media said that the collaboration of Chinese companies with Pakistani companies would yield promising results and bring instrumental in relocating China’s manufacturing facilities to Pakistan. He underlined that the successful operation for technology transfer from China to Pakistan needed specialized technical institutions which will be the prime focus of the new government by training youth for employment generation.

Dr. Murad Raas, Provincial Minister for Schools Education, expressed his government’s stance on providing one-stop solution to foreign investors under one roof. He said that with the escalation of labour cost and other cost of doing business in China, this is the right time for Pakistani manufacturers to do joint ventures for acquiring state of the art technology, financial and human capital and huge market orders from the nooks and corners of the globe.

Mr. S.M. Naveed, President Pakistan China Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Dr. Khursheed Nizam, President Ecommerce Gateway Pakistan, while expressing their views on this occasion, were quite optimistic for the success of these two exhibitions. It is notable that over 150 delegates from 11 countries including China, UK USA Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Iran and Singapore were participating in the three-day exhibitions. The exhibitions have showcased over 150 products at 350 stalls.

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