Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal said on Friday that most of the foreign investment came to Pakistan through the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
Talking to a delegation of students in Islamabad on Friday, Interior Minister said connectivity through this mega project would enhance trade opportunities for Pakistan with 70 percent of the international maritime trade via Pakistan’s two big ports of Karachi and the new Chinese built the port of Gwadar, Radio Pakistan reported.
Minister said Pakistan will soon become the choice destination for foreign investment.
The Minister said that an international journal has recently included Pakistan in five rising economies of the world.
He said despite attempts to impede the economic growth, the PML-N government still succeeded in achieving highest growth of last ten years.