PM Imran Khan makes announcement of a special incentive package for overseas Pakistanis
*ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan has made the announcement of a special package for the overseas Pakistanis.*
*PM Khan says his government is going to announce a special package of incentives for overseas Pakistanis to encourage them to send remittances through banking channels.*
PM Khan, in his tweet, said the government would remove all hindrances & procedural issues faced by overseas nationals. Philippines applied the same model successfully, like the one PTI government was going to implement in Pakistan.
He further said: “InshaAllah by removing these hindrances we will be able to increase remittance flows from $20 bn to at least $30bn & perhaps even $40 bn through banking channels.”
Khan added that the government was also moving to remove hassles overseas Pakistanis confront at immigration when they come to Pakistan. “Our Missions abroad have also been directed to look after and deal effectively with the concerns of our Overseas Pakistanis,” he stated.
Reassuring his support to country nationals living abroad, he underlined: “Our govt is also going to ensure protection for the Overseas Pakistanis’ properties and land especially from land mafias.”