Dar directs to formulate long-term investment plan for country
Finance Minister asks BoI to take input from private sector to make plan more inclusive and beneficial.
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has directed Board of Investment to formulate a long-term investment plan for the country.
Chairing a meeting in Islamabad on Wednesday, he said the plan should focus on the sectors, which have potential to absorb maximum investment and create more job opportunities.
The Minister asked Board of Investment to take input from the private sector to make the plan more inclusive and beneficial.
Chairman BOI Miftah Ismail briefed the Minister on the current situation of the foreign direct investment in the country and steps being taken to make the country more attractive destination for investors both foreign and local.
The meeting also discussed measures to boost exports of the country.