Lahore, May 12, 2015 (PPI-OT): A 10 member delegation comprising of the leading businessmen across Punjab and representatives of the various government departments was sent to Belarus by PBIT. Mr. Sher Ali Khan, Minister for Mines and Minerals Punjab led the delegation. CEO Punjab Board of Investment and Trade, Mr. Mohammad Ilyas Ghauri was also part of the delegation.
The delegation was formed by Punjab Board of Investment and Trade (PBIT) on the directions of Chief Minister Punjab, Mian Mohammad Shahbaz Sharif. It was a first ever delegation sent to Belarus from Punjab to discover the potential of collaboration pertaining to the trade and investment. The aim of this incredible initiative was to promote business ties between both of the countries and to enable participants from the business community of Punjab to interact with the business community of Belarus in an efficient yet effective manner.
PBIT team provided facilitation to the participants particularly in activities crucial to promote trade and investment between the two regions such as business to business meetings, promotion of the potential projects, provision of the in depth market knowledge and consultancy services where required. During the 6 day visit, delegation had meetings with all the prominent authorities of Belarus including the Prime Minister of the Republic of Belarus, H.E. Andrei V. Kobyakov and the Mayor of Minsk, Mr. Andrei V. Shorets.
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Punjab Board of Investment and Trade (PBIT)
23-Aikman Road, GOR-I, Lahore