PM Imran Khan launches yet another initiative for the overseas Pakistanis
Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Thursday that overseas Pakistani are playing key role for development of the country and declared them “biggest asset” of the country.
Addressing the launching ceremony of Roshan Digital Account, he said that the facility will boost the investment from overseas Pakistanis.
He affirmed that participation of the overseas in the mega projects of the country will be ensured, adding, “We want to launch projects that attract foreign investment”.
They [overseas] have to leave the country as they could not get jobs in the country, he said, adding: “We can bring them back by implementing best economic reforms”.
Dual nationals in Pakistan are commonly considered as traitor, he said but denied the notion and added that they are actually more patriot than others.
Talking about country’s debt, he said that half of the tax amount collected in the country is used for repaying loan, adding that loan installments are biggest challenge for the countru.
Dollar shortage caused depreciation of rupee value, hence, increasing inflation in the country, the premier said.