Chief Minister Chaudhry Parvez Elahi met on Sunday Pakistani-British billionaire Sir Anwar Pervez here at the Chief Minister’s Office. While appreciating the initiatives of CM Elahi Anwar Pervez said that he has taken unprecedented steps for investment in a short period of time. He appreciated Elahi’s efforts in facilitating overseas investors.
Elahi said that foreign and local investors were doing valuable work for the eradication of poverty and economic development. He said his government has made real investments in the province for the first time and an environment for safe and secure investment has been provided. He said Punjab is fertile land for investment.
Elahi also said that he is monitoring himself for the protection of foreign investment. He will not allow red tape in matters of investment and no one will be allowed to interfere in the affairs of overseas Pakistanis. He said that all the problems of investors are being solved under one roof.
In order to increase investment in real estate and facilitate the people, the property transfer fee has been reduced by 100% and this fee has been fixed at 1% throughout Punjab. With this initiative of ours, the government will get billions of rupees in revenue.
Chief Minister Chaudhry Pervez Elahi appreciated the services of Anwar Pervez. Former Principal Secretary to Chief Minister GM Sikandar was also present on the occasion.