Acting President Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani has called upon the overseas Pakistanis businessmen to invest in Pakistan and contribute in national progress. He expressed these views in a meeting with the Pakistani businessmen based in Bahrain who called on the Acting President at Parliament House here on Tuesday. Acting President said that the environment of doing business in Pakistan is conducive and overseas Pakistan should benefit from the investment opportunities in different sectors. The delegation of the businessmen led by the President Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industries Muhammad Sajid apprise the Acting President about the problems being faced by the Pakistani community in Bahrain particularly with regard to issuance of visas to the Pakistan nationals. Acting President said that he would ask the concerned ministries for taking up the issue with Bahrainian government and resolving the issues at the earliest.
Acting President said that the role of the overseas Pakistanis in the national development agenda cannot be over looked and institutions in Pakistan would facilitate the overseas Pakistani businessmen to ensure their participation in the economic activities of the country.
The delegation appreciated the Acting President for taking keen interest in resolving the issues confronting the Pakistani community in Bahrain and assured their full cooperation for enhancing the economic ties between Pakistan and Bahrain as well as motivating the business community there to invest in Pakistan.