NAStanding Committee on Board of Investment meets today
Wednesday, 8th March, 2023
Islamabad; 8th March, 2023 The Standing Committee on Board of Investment (BOI) met in Parliament House, Islamabad this morning under the Chairmanship of Mr. Zulfiqar Ali Bhatti, MNA to discuss the achievements and future goals of Board of Investment.
The Committee highly appreciated the establishment of One Step Service, Law for provision of services to Special Economic Zones (SEZ) investors by Board of Investment (BOI) duly forwarded for the approval of Cabinet. The Committee recommended that BOI may implement the said policy after the approval of Cabinet in favor of SEZs investors and give the all types of facilitation as it had been observed that the investors were facing a lot of issues relating to investment as well.
The Committee also appreciated the effort of the management of Board of Investment (BOI) and recommended that BOI may take stringent measures to encourage the investors to invest in Pakistan and facilitate them at every forum. The Committee also recommended that BOI may develop proper liaison with Provincial governments to encourage the Investors to invest in Pakistan through digital marketing/seminars.
Secretary, Board of Investment (BOI) briefly apprised the Committee about the efforts made by them to bring benefits of their policies at gross root level by easing the procedural complications for small & medium businessmen and problems faced by them in this regard.
The meeting was attended by Ch. Iftikhar Nazeer, MNA, Rao Muhammad Ajmal Khan, MNA, Ms. Shams Un Nisa, MNA, Ms. Mussarat Rafique Mahesar, MNA, Ms. Shahida Akhtar Ali, MNA, Rana Muhammad Qasim Noon, MNA, Ms. Nuzhat Pathan, MNA, Ms. Asiya Azeem, MNA and senior officers of the concerned Board.