ISLAMABAD ( NAHEED REPORT )
“There is a great room for foreign investment in the IT Sector of Pakistan” –Minister of State for IT Ms. Anusha Rahman
A high level delegation of Etisalat group,led by Mr. Ahmad Abdul Karim Julfar (Regional Chief/CEO of Etisalat Group),called upon the Minister of state for IT Ms.Anusha Rahman in Islamabad today. The meeting was also attended by Mr. Walid Irshiad (President PTCL), Federal Secretary IT Mr. Akhlaq Ahmed Tarrar and Azmat Ali Rangha Adll secy Ministry of IT&T.
The Minister of State for IT appraised the delegation regarding the steps taken by the government to make Pakistan a prosperous, developed and technologically advanced country, which would now open the new vistas of progress and prosperity in the country.The process of spectrum auction is well underway.tha infrastructure for E-government and E-services is being deployed, expected to be completed by next year.
The members of the delegation appreciated the vision of the present government towards using IT and telecom as an enabler to ensure transparency, development and good governance and due these factors, Pakistan’s technology sector is gaining momentum day by day.
The Minister stated that the government intends to enhance the volume of direct investment through Public –Private partnership and will provide all support to protect the investment made in Pakistan.