WASHINGTON- Finance Minister Muhammad Ishaq Dar has invited American entrepreneurs to avail tremendous investment opportunities in Pakistan. The potential for expansion in Pakistan-US trade and investment is huge, he said.

Speaking to members of Pakistan-US Business Council, Dar renewed Islamabad’s commitment to facilitate foreign investors in doing business.

Citing robust international interest in Pakistan’s recent re-entry into the bonds market, the finance minister said that foreign investment in Pakistan enjoyed full legal protection. The cost of human resource in production IS also very lucrative, he added. He mentioned a recent assessment by Japan External Trade Organization that rated Pakistan as the second best place of choice for investment.