Pakistan Business Day - Berlin | Germany
Pakistan Business Day held in Berlin under the aegis of The 2nd Embassy Day Asia-Pacific on October 30th 2014
Pakistanâ€™s Ambassador to Germany Syed Hassan Javed urged the German Small and Medium Enterprises to invest in Pakistan.
The Embassy Day Asia-Pacific is an annual event of Asia-Pacific Forum Berlin and offers the unique opportunity for personal and intensive networking with the various embassies and representative offices in the Asia-Pacific region in Berlin. Eleven embassies and representative offices participated in this year's Embassy Day. They presented urban development concepts with innovative technologies, companies from the smart cities sector in their respective countries and investment opportunities for German companies.
The Pakistani Embassy organized a Pakistan Business Day Conference with a focus on investment and trade opportunities in Pakistan. HE the Ambassador Javed highlighted the business opportunities available in different sectors of Pakistan's Economy and invited the German Investors, Specially the Medium and Small size Enterprises of Germany to avail of the business opportunities being offered through one of the best Investment Regimes of the World. Dr. Stephan Oswald, Director General, German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development said that his Ministry had been extending support to Pakistan in the field of energy conservation measures and improvement of energy related infrastructure including vocational training to improve the efficiency of the existing system. Mr Rizwan Tariq, Commercial Counsellor, Consulate General of Pakistan, Frankfurt made a presentation on investment opportunities available in different sectors of Pakistan and the Investment policy of the Government of Pakistan for foreign investors. Dr. Uwe Geier, GM, Pakistan Promotion Office, Frankfurt highlighted the innovative ways and means to promote business and trade activities between Pakistan and Germany.
Earlier the Vice President of the Asia-Pacific Forum Berlin, Dr. Dr. Talat Mahmood moderated the event. He further welcomed the participant and highlighted the various steps taken by the present Government in Pakistan to overcome the energy crises and put the economy on the right track.