NATHIA GALI, Pakistan: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday performed the groundbreaking of a five-star international hotel in Nathia Gali, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
While addressing the groundbreaking ceremony, the prime minister highlighted the immense potential of tourism and said that the government is giving importance to the sector for wealth creation.
The prime minister was confident that the Country can retire its foreign debt by promoting tourism.
Imran Khan assured to extend full facilitation for the development of tourist resorts and promotion of skiing in the Country. He said that duty concessions will be given to those importing tourism relating products.
The prime minister asked the Overseas Pakistanis to make investments in Pakistan, assuring any hurdle in their way will be removed. He noted that Overseas Pakistanis are our biggest asset, regretting that this potential has not been tapped in a true sense. He said that it is also because of lack of opportunities in the Country that our talent went abroad.
The prime minister said that the government is now extending facilitation to the Overseas Pakistanis to invest in Pakistan. This will help enhance our foreign exchange reserves and provide job opportunities to the youth, he said.
Imran Khan said that we have waged a relentless struggle for rule of law in the Country, expressing the confidence that this will lead to luring more investments in the Country. He expressed satisfaction that the industries have now become functional with Large Scale Manufacturing witnessing record growth.