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11 economic zones to be set up in Balochistan under CPEC

Latest Update: August 31, 2015 | 278 Views
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QUETTA: Federal Secretary of Board of Investment Iftikhar Hussain Babar says eleven economic zones, out of total 33 under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, will be set up in Balochistan.

He was talking to traders at Chamber of Small Traders and Small Industries in Quetta.

He urged Balochistan’s traders to contact traders of Iran and Afghanistan for investment in Balochistan.

He said the federal government will extend full cooperation to the investors in this regard.

Babar said that CPEC would help in resolving unemployment issue as it would open new doors of development in the region.