PM Abbasi meets Alibaba Group’s Jack Ma, CEO shows Interest In Establishing Business In Pakistan

Web Desk (APP): Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group Jack Ma called on Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday on the sidelines of Boao Forum for Asia being held in China’s Hainan province.

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Jack Ma briefed the prime minister on performance, achievements and future targets of the Alibaba Group.

The prime minister was apprised of the online trade, micro-financing and public welfare activities of Ali Baba Group. Jack Ma appreciated Pakistan’s potential in benefiting from the technologies offered by his company, a press release issued by the PM’s Media Wing here said.

Prime Minister Abbasi congratulated Alibaba Group for joining the ranks of companies valued at more than US $ 500 billion. He said that Alibaba’s impressive performance was an indication of the opportunities available in the digital age.

The prime minister informed Jack Ma that Pakistan’s e-commerce market was expected to grow in near future. He added that the highly skilled Pakistani human resource was a power resource for development of the digital economy.

He welcomed Alibaba’s interest in establishing its business in Pakistan and invited Jack Ma to visit Pakistan.

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