CPEC targeted on industrial & socio-economic growth: Planning Minister

Planning Minister Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar says scope of CPEC has been expanded with deal with industrial and agriculture cooperation, socio-economic growth, commerce and market entry.
Chairing a gathering in Islamabad on Friday, he stated creation of CPEC Enterprise Council, with illustration from non-public sector main associations and corporations in varied areas, will speed up the tempo of industrialization beneath the umbrella of mega challenge.
The Minister stated focus is to spice up Pakistan’s industrial capability by way of joint ventures in precedence areas, relocation of labor-intensive export led trade, SME’s collaboration and improve vocational coaching capability.
Talking on the event, Prime Minister’s Advisor Abdul Razak Dawood stated the stage is now set to expedite industrial collaboration to draw non-public investments and diversify nation’s exports.
He stated manufacturing of completed items is the topmost precedence, which is able to assist Pakistan in lowering commerce deficit.