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UK Delegation calls on Punjab Chief Minister

Lahore, February 13, 2018 (PPI-OT): A delegation of the British investors led by Rehman Chishti, Trade Envoy of UK’s Prime Minister for Pakistan and Member Parliament called on Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif in a local hotel, here today. Rehman Chishti and British delegation lauded the performance of Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on unprecedented steps taken for the welfare of the people of the province and said that his vision for serving the masses is appreciable. You have achieved a prominent place in Pakistan as well as in the whole world and we want to promote relations with Punjab, they added.

They said that there are vast opportunities of investment in Punjab. While talking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said that historic relations exist between Pakistan and the UK and Pakistan gives great importance to its relations with the Britain. He said that it is an opportunity to boost trade and economic relations between both the countries.

The Chief Minister said that British investors should invest in Pakistan and we shall provide all sort of facilities to them. He said that present government has eliminated load-shedding by working day and night and now electricity is available in abundance for agriculture, industry and other sectors. Provincial Ministers Sheikh Allauddin, Malik Nadeem Kamran, Vice Chairman Investment Board Kh. Ahmed Hasaan, Chief Secretary, Chairman P and D and concerned authorities were also present on the occasion.

For more information, contact:
Directorate General Public Relations, Punjab (DGPR)
Government of the Punjab
21-Mahmood Gaznavi Road (Abbot Road), Lahore, Pakistan
Tel: +92-42-99201390-1-2
Fax: +92-42-99201371-2
E-mail: info@dgpr.punjab.gov.pk
Website: www.dgpr.punjab.gov.pk