A Business Roundtable Conference on Textiles and Apparel sector was held in Washington DC on the side lines of the TIFA Council meeting on May 14th, 2014. Minister Commerce Engr. Khurram Dastgir welcomed participants of the conference, and apprised the attendees of the positive steps taken by the government to promote investor friendly atmosphere in the country especially in the textile sector. He said, the government has undertaken structural reforms for market development and efficient public sector management. He reiterated government’s resolve to ensure prospective investors fair competition, rationalize tariff and policy distortions, ease entry barriers, reduce government involvement and improve regulatory quality. Citing the consistently improving economic figures defining business confidence, exceptional performance of the Karachi Stock Exchange, and rate of return experienced by US businesses in Pakistan, the Minister invited US businesses to come to Pakistan to experience first hand, “a welcoming, investment friendly and a congenial atmosphere for expanding existing businesses and starting new ones”.
May 14, 2014
Commemorative Stamp on 550th Birthday Celebrations of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Jee
Commemorative Stamp issued on 550th Birthday Celebrations of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Jee could be purchased placing orders along with payment through bank draft, crossed cheque or Western Union to the following officers of Pakistan Post:
The Embassy of Pakistan, Washington D.C shall remain closed on Monday January 18, 2021 on account of birthday of Martin Luther King Jr