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Directorate General Public Relations,
Government of the Punjab, Lahore.
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LAHORE, August 22:
Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar while presiding over a meeting at the CM's Office, decided that the Punjab government will participate comprehensively in the Dubai Expo. It is decided in the meeting that the government will showcase its culture and trade at the Dubai Expo. Southern Punjab, Central Punjab and Potohar Region will also be given due representation in the Dubai Expo. The meeting also decided in principle to give representation to the Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry and private sector in Dubai Expo as well. The Chief Minister while addressing the meeting said that culture, trade, tourism, and salient features of Punjab's shining traditions will be highlighted in the Dubai Expo. Usman Buzdar said that the purpose of participating in the Dubai Expos is to promote the softer image of Pakistan. Foreign investors will also be introduced to the opportunities in business and tourism in Punjab. Due awareness will be given to the world about the business-friendly atmosphere of Punjab, he added.
Provincial Minister for Industries Mian Aslam Iqbal, Principal Secretary to the CM, Secretary Planning & Development, Secretary Finance, Secretary Industries and other concerned officials attended the meeting.