ISLAMABAD    -   Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue, Miftah Ismail here on Friday welcomed Turk­ish investments in various fields in Pakistan and assured of full cooperation in this regard.

The minister expressed these views while talking to Ambassador of the Republic of Tur­kiye, Dr Mehmet Pacaci who called on him here, according to press statement issued by finance ministry. The meeting was also at­tended by CEO Hayat Kimya Pakistan, Fatih Ustunel, CFO Hayat Kimya Pakistan, Onur Kilic, Chairman FBR and other senior officers.

They exchanged views about the long-standing religious, cultural, political, eco­nomic and social ties between Pakistan and Turkey. The finance minister also highlighted the future potential areas for strengthening relations especially on busi­ness and investment fronts.

Miftah apprised the ambassador that pres­ent government of Pakistan was undertaking multiple structural reforms for facilitating the foreign investment in Pakistan. On the occasion, Dr. Mehmet Pacaci shared that the Republic of Turkiye has strong bilateral ties with Pakistan on various fronts. Recalling PM’s visit to Turkey and his meeting with the Turkish investors, the ambassador briefed the finance minister on extending Turkish in­vestment in various sectors of Pakistan.