Swiss team to visit Pakistan for exploring options for investment: envoy

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Consul General of Switzerland in Karachi HE Mr Emil Wyss has said that soon this year a trade delegation from Switzerland will visit to hold B2B meeting with potential local business partners.

He said this in a working session with SBI here. The consul general highlighted that Swiss companies, the small and medium size enterprises SMEs in particular consider Pakistan an important market.

The aim of this session is to highlight the existing potential of the province and to attract foreign direct investment and to meet the identical sector specialist in Swiss to discuss and promote quantum of trade between the two and mutually benefited the output.

Sindh Board of Investment chairman Dr Asif A Brohi said the Sindh government was looking forward for mutual cooperation with Swiss counterparts in different socioeconomics uplifting. He further elaborated that serious efforts could also be made for containment of energy crisis in Pakistan through multiple measures other than promoting investments in Thar coal and Sindh wind corridor.

SBI Vice Chairperson Ms Naheed Memon said that Sindh province was looking forward for mutual cooperation with Swiss counterparts in different sectors. Moreover, they were trying to highlight the existing potential of the province and to attract FDI, he added.

During the discussion, Muhammad Riazuddin, Director General SBI, presented overview of the various opportunities in the province for foreign investment. On the occasion, Abrar Shaikh, Director Admin, SBI CEO Sindh Enterprise Development Fund, Mehboob Ul Haq, and Faisal Farooqi, Deputy Director SBI were also present.

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