Mirza Ikhtiyar Baig (Economist)
Commonwealth is an important forum and its members have historic ties with Pakistan. Pakistan is establishing special economic zones under CPEC with the Chinese collaboration. There are huge opportunities for the foreign investors to establish industries in these special zones. Foreign Minister has the rightly highlight potential of Pakistan and motivate the foreign investors to come to Pakistan as it is becoming a safe haven for the investors. A staggering 21 billion from overseas Pakistanis per month on an average is a blessing in disguise for the cash-starved economy and has widely helped the government in maintaining foreign reserves and balancing payment deficits.