PESHAWAR: The Board of Investment (BOI) will hold organise a China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Industrial Cooperation Business to Business (B2B) Investment Conference on March 4, here at a local hotel.
According to the board’s spokesperson, the conference would focus on CPEC priority sectors to facilitate cooperation and linkages between Pakistani and foreign businessmen and entrepreneurs.
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister (CM) Mahmood Khan, BOI Chairman Atif R. Bokhari, KP Finance Minister Taimur Saleem Khan Jhagra, international investors and foreign delegates are scheduled to attend the event.
The conference has received an overwhelming response from the private sector and hundreds of companies and individuals from different sectors all over the country have confirmed their participation.
The conference has been planned with aims at marketing sectoral investment opportunities in KP under the ambit of industrial cooperation under CPEC, to exhibit ready to launch products in different sectors. SEZs and other Industrial Parks of the province will also be brought into the spotlight.
The day long B2B forum would cover different aspects but its primary purpose would remain on the exploration of Pakistan’s sectoral potentials. Those who cannot physically attend the event will be able to participate via video link.
The conference, designed to foster interaction, learning and ‘matchmaking’ of concrete investment opportunities in KP potential investment sectors, is structured to include plenary context setting and sessions around priority sectors and SEZs with high level speakers from the public and private sectors.