ISLAMABAD  - Minister and Chairman Board of Investment, Saleem H Mandiwala, underlined the need for introducing responsible and committed persons for inviting investors here.

Talking to Pakistan Television (PTV), he said that many countries including Korea and China are investing in this region on different projects.

He said, “We need more investment here to strengthen economy and for this, a responsible and committed team would be required to achieve the objectives on the investment side.”

He said, “We want to see the Board of Investment (BoI), self-sufficient so that the organization could only utilize or rely on its own resources and funds.”

Replying to a question, he said “We have set the target to streamline the affairs of the BoI to make the organization viable for investors.”

He said, “We will have to convince the investors or businessmen to visit Pakistan for investing on different projects.”

The Minister said, “We should make BoI capable of handling investors.”