Lahore, March 27, 2014 (PPI-OT): A delegation visiting from Australia called on Punjab Board of Investment and Trade on Thursday March 27, 2014. The Australian delegation was led by Ms. Ayesha Bux, Honorary Investment Counsul of Pakistan in Melbourne, Australia, Ms. Stephanie Chilcott, Mr. Rana Atif and Dr. Shahid Jamil. Punjab Board of Investment and Trade had also invited officials from the Mines and Minerals Department, Punjab Mineral Development Corporation and the Higher Education Department.
The Australian delegation apprised the participants of the meeting of the opportunities that exist in Australia pertaining to the mining sector. Ms. Ayesha Bux suggested that road shows should be initiated and held in Australia as investors in Australia are unaware of the investment potential in Pakistan.
Ms. Stephanie Chilcott and Mr. Rana Atif had an in depth discussion with Mr. Shahid Zaman, Additional Secretary Higher Secretary Department with regard to public education in Punjab in particular. The delegation appreciated the workings of PBIT and its enthusiasm towards achieving its goals and objectives.
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Punjab Board of Investment and Trade
23-Aikman Road, GOR-I, Lahore