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Champion the development of financial instruments to attract overseas Pakistanis' investment

The promise is a part of the PTI's plan to ensure a greater stake for overseas Pakistanis.
Published October 29, 2018

As part of its efforts to ensure a greater stake for overseas Pakistanis, the PTI, in its manifesto, says that it "will champion the development of financial instruments to create attractive investment opportunities for Overseas Pakistanis".

Source: PTI Manifesto 2018


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