ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister, Ishaq Dar, has said that the government is committed to provide a level playing field to all the prospective investors.

Talking to Managing Director of Pak Suzuki Motors, Hirofumi Nagao, the minister said that Pakistan has been projected by JETRO as the second choicest place for investment in the world. He said that the turnaround of Pakistan’s economy, macroeconomic stability, improvement of energy and security situation in the country has provided a conducive atmosphere for foreign direct investment.

He told that a number of new entrants have shown keen interest to invest in automobile manufacturing sector as well.

The MD of Pak Suzuki Motors said that his company is ready to invest 460 million dollars in Pakistan to set up a second plant.

After completion of formalities, the new project will be completed within a period of two years and may start production by the end of 2018.