Pakistan keen to invest in agricultural, IT and construction sectors
Aug 20, 2016 – Pakistan is interested in investing in Sri Lanka, specially in the sectors of agriculture, Information Technology and construction, Pakistan High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, Retired Major General Syed Shakeel Hussain said this when he met Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake at the Finance Ministry on Thursday.
The Pakistan High Commissioner said he would encourage top Pakistani investors to come to Sri Lanka as a favorable investment environment is prevailing in the island. The possibility of expanding direct flight service between the two countries was also discussed during the meeting.
Minister Karunanayake drew the attention of the High Commissioner to obtain the contribution by the Pakistani national carrier in the flight expansion plan.