Punjab to participate in Dubai expo

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03rd Aug, 2021. 10:50 am

LAHORE: The Punjab government would actively participate in a trade expo, scheduled to be organised in Dubai, a provincial government official said.

Chairing a meeting at the Punjab Board of Investment and Trade (PBIT), Provincial Minister for Industries and Commerce Mian Aslam Iqbal reviewed the arrangements regarding the Pakistan Pavilion at the Dubai Expo.

Iqbal said that the Punjab Board of Investment and Trade would play a proactive role in this regard and bring more investment in the province.

PBIT chief executive officer Dr Erfa Iqbal briefed on the participation of the Punjab province in the Dubai Expo.

The provincial minister said, “Punjab will fully participate in the expo starting from October 1, 2021 in Dubai,” adding that the exhibitions, business seminar, Iqbal Day event and other business activities would be organised throughput November this year.

“We have to shift our focus from traditional style and participate in [the] Dubai Expo with new trends and ideas,” he said.

The minister said the Punjab Board of Investment should make every effort in providing better facilities to the investors and also play its due role in increasing investment in the province.

PBIT chief operating officer Jalal Hassan, directors Afrin, Sharqi Tipu and other relevant officials attended the meeting.

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