KARACHI (PR): A Swiss economic delegation was in Pakistan for a two days visit of Karachi and a day-long visit of the capital city Islamabad. This delegation was co-organized by the Embassy and the Consulate General of Switzerland in order to portray Pakistan as an economic partner having great potential for investment and business ventures in several sectors of the economy. It was a high profile public and private sector delegation visiting Pakistan after many years.

During the visit, the delegation met senior government officials and businessmen. The delegates exchanged views with the Switzerland based multinational companies operating here and had fruitful meetings and discussions with the Board of Investment and Trade Development Authority of Pakistan. They also visited the facility of SGS Pakistan in Korangi industrial area, had meetings with Acting Governor & Directors of State Bank of Pakistan, President and members of the Managing Committee of OICCI.

In Islamabad, they had discussions with the representatives of Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Commerce, Planning Commission besides some diplomats and business community.