According to Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, Pakistan has the capacity to rank among the top twenty economies in the world.
Speaking at the Islamabad Industrial Association’s swearing-in event in Islamabad, he said the business community’s involvement is crucial in this respect.
According to the Finance Minister, Pakistan had one of the top 24 economies in the world in 2016. furthermore, talks between the government and the IMF are proceeding well, and good news is anticipated in this area soon.
Additionally, he stated his faith in the business community and his expectation that they would contribute to the expansion of the economy. He stressed that manpower exports, remittances, and foreign reserves have to be increased to restore the economy.
On this occasion, the newly elected president of the Islamabad Industrial Association Ahmed Waheed said that the formation of an industrial park is very important for industrial development.
He said that the business community should feel that the government is seriously committed to industrialization in the country.
On this occasion, the President of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce Ahsan Zafar Bakhtawari once again raised the demand for an industrial park in Islamabad and said that this is a long-standing demand of the businessmen of Islamabad.
Representative of Pakistan Federation Chamber of Commerce and Industry Sohail Malik also gave suggestions for the improvement of the country’s economy.