Karachi - The Council General of USA at Karachi Brian Heath said that America wants a stable and prosperous Pakistan as the economic growth of Pakistan will cast positive impact on Central Asia.

This was stated by him at the reception given by Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI). Brian Heath said that the security issues in Pakistan are much better now as compared with the past and it is a good sign for the foreign investors. He further said that America is a big market for Pakistani products and exports to America has increased 4.4pc in the current year. Moreover the “Investment Summit” being held in Dubai would provide opportunities for Pakistan and American businessmen to sit together for increasing the trade volume. Patron-in-Chief KATI SM Muneer said that the cordial relations between Pakistan and America are increasing and the balance of trade is in favour of Pakistan. Pakistan is playing a front line role for fighting the terrorism for the last many years and the performance of Pakistan Army in Zarb-e-Azab is commendable.

The President KATI Rashid Ahmed Siddiqui said America and Pakistan are good friends and strategic partners and helping on many fronts like education and health.