ISLAMABAD: Senior Researcher on One Belt One Road project and Deputy Dean of International Studies, Sichuan University of China Professor Dr. Song Zhihui has said that a tourism promotion conference for Pakistan would be organised to highlight its tourism potential. While addressing the business community at Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry, he said China wanted to enhance its imports from Pakistan that would increase Pakistan’s exports. He said that 2nd phase of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor was very important for Pakistan as it would give boost to industrial cooperation.
Addressing the delegation, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry Ahmed Hassan Moughal, said that establishment of SEZs in Pakistan under CPEC would start a new phase of business opportunities in our country and stressed that Chinese companies should come to Pakistan with technology transfer for JVs and investment.
He said that by investing in Pakistan, Chinese companies would be able to meet the needs of local market and export surplus products to many countries including Middle East, Central Asia and other regions.
He assured that ICCI would extend all possible cooperation to Chinese companies for finding right partners in Pakistan. Senior Vice President ICCI Rafat Farid and others also spoke at the occasion and highlighted the potential areas of cooperation between the enterprises of both countries. Both sides discussed prospects for further strengthening business collaboration between the two countries for achieving win-win outcomes.