Investors urged to take benefits from PTI’s policies
PESHAWAR: Special Assistant to CM on Industries and Commerce, Abdul Karim Khan has urged investors to take benefit from the policies of the provincial government through making investment to generate new employment opportunities.
He was addressing a consultative seminar on the draft KP Industrial Policy 2020-30 here Monday. Industrialists, investors, bankers, representatives of trade bodies, academia, students and civil society attended the seminar at large.
He said that every district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has sufficient investment opportunities and they will get access to the markets of the Central Asian states.
He asked investors and industrialists to furnish their recommendations for inclusion in the draft industrial policy.
During the session, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), KP Board of Investment and Trade (KP BoIT), Hassan Daud Butt gave detailed briefing on the new provincial industrial policy 2020-30 and pledged that the proposals of investors and industrialists would be made part and parcel of the policy.
The special assistant explained that the purpose of the new industrial policy is the restoration of the trust of investors in the industrial development of the province.
He further pledged that that allotment of plots in the industrial zones would be made transparent and action against plot mafia would be initiated shortly. He urged upon the investors to make investment in the newly merged districts as they have huge potential. In this connection, he said that besides granting incentives, the provincial government is also ready to extend all kind of facilities. - APP