Pakistan and Japan have agreed to enhance cooperation in the field of information technology (IT) and the telecommunication sector.
According to details, a meeting was held between IT Minister Aminul Haq and Japanese Ambassador Kuninori Matsuda in which issues of mutual interest were discussed between the two.
In the meeting, Federal Minister Aminul Haq said that steps are being taken for the development of the IT and telecommunication sector in the country, adding that Pakistan’s IT and telecom sector is developing rapidly.
The Federal Minister said that Pakistan values its relations with Japan and wants to benefit from Japan’s experience in the field of technology. Islamabad: The environment is conducive for investment in Pakistan. Japanese companies should invest in the IT and telecom sector in Pakistan.
Amin-ul-Haq said that in the first half of the financial year, IT exports increased by 40 per cent.
On the occasion, the Japanese Ambassador said that the role of the Ministry of IT in the development of the IT and telecom sector was commendable.