LAHORE - Federal Minister for Information Pervaiz Rashid called on Punjab Governor Ch Muhammad Sarwar on Saturday and discussed economic matters after Pakistani textile products got the GSP+ status at the international market.

While talking to the minister, the governor said that now the textile products of Pakistan will get a big boost at the international level which will contribute immensely to the national economy. He also lauded the efforts made by the Prime Minister, the Chief Minister and the State Minister for Trade for successfully lobbying to procure GSP+ status and said the success achieved on this front would also go to promote soft image of the country at the international level.

This achievement is also a massage to the world that whole national is one on the matters of national interests, he said adding the time has reached that the nation should put up the best efforts to enable the wheel of national economy move forward.

The governor further said expatriates are asset of Pakistan and in order to take maximum use of their spirit to serve the country, we need to give them better facilities. The Minister appreciated the efforts made by the Governor to get Pakistan GSP as well as for the provision of clean water to the citizens and the school kids.

He said that the presence of the Governor in the office is not only a matter of great satisfaction to the government but also a means to project a positive image of the country at the international level.