President Dr. Arif Alvi has emphasized the need to strengthen private sector and promotion of local industry for economic development of country.
This he stated while talking to the delegations of Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Sargodha Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Islamabad on Wednesday.
The President said that revival of national economy is the top most priority of the Government and business community should play their constructive role.
He stressed upon the need to increase our exports in order to decrease the trade deficit.
He underlined that steps are being taken to create business and investment friendly environment and to provide maximum facilities.
Meanwhile, Federal Ombudsman Syed Tahir Shahbaz called on President Dr. Arif Ali in Islamabad.
During the meeting, they exchanged views on matters of mutual interest.