Ambassadors of Ghana, Croatia and Cyprus accredited to Pakistan along with a team of Sindh Board of Investment visited the Federation House, Karachi and held meeting with Dr. Mirza Ikhtiar Baig, acting president of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI), S. M. Muneer, former president FPCCI and office bearers and members of the FPCCI.
While welcoming the Ambassadors, Baig discussed the bilateral trade relations with these countries. He emphasized exploring new venues for promotion of trade and economic relations. He also invited the ambassadors of Croatia, Cyprus and Ghana to the forthcoming investment conference and exhibition to be held in Karachi on the sidelines of the meetings of Board of Directors of Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (ICCIA) and the statutory meeting of ECO Chamber in November 2019.
He also briefed the diplomats about the incentives offered by the Government of Pakistan for investment projects in the Special Economic Zones under CPEC and other potentials areas of investment including tourism, low-cost housing and IT-related projects. Baig asked the diplomats to help inactivation of a Joint Business Council of the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of respective countries.