LAHORE - USAID Chief Economist for Pakistan Tom Morris has said that much-likely increase in trade with India is a positive development and it will generate growth in Pakistan. He said trade always brings benefits to the economy. However, he cautioned in the same breath that energy crisis in Pakistan is needed to be tackled down as an immediate problem.

He was responding to the queries during his visit to the Business Forum of Punjab along with Economic Officer, USAID Sarah Lane.

Earlier, Mr Ibrahim Qureshi, President Business Forum of Punjab, briefed the visiting delegation about the organizational structure, scope and areas of activities of the Forum.